Closed Chambers: The Rise, Fall, and Future of the Modern Supreme Court

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Penguin Books, 1999 - 576 páginas
The author, a former law clerk to Justice Harry A. Blackmun, provides accounts of how Supreme Court justices balance the law, politics, and their own personalities when making decisions.

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CLOSED CHAMBERS: The First Eyewitness Account of the Epic Struggles Inside the Supreme Court

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Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes's tart description of Supreme Court deliberations—"nine scorpions in a bottle"—has seldom seemed more apt than in this scathing tell-all screed about the Rehnquist ... Leer comentario completo

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This books really got me to thinking. It does give you a good feeling for what went on during the Burger and Rehnquist courts. It mostly consists of a series of chapters on different topics and how ... Leer comentario completo

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