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The Resource The Roberts court : the struggle for the constitution, Marcia Coyle

The Roberts court : the struggle for the constitution, Marcia Coyle

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The Roberts court : the struggle for the constitution
Title
The Roberts court
Title remainder
the struggle for the constitution
Statement of responsibility
Marcia Coyle
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Language
eng
Summary
Seven minutes after President Obama signed national health insurance into law, a lawyer in the office of Florida's Attorney General began a challenge that would eventually reach the nation's highest court. Health care is only the most visible and recent front in a battle over the meaning and scope of the U.S. Constitution. The battleground is the United States Supreme Court, and one of its most insightful and trenchant observers takes us close up. Marcia Coyle's inside account captures how those cases began and how they ultimately exposed the great divides among the justices. Most dramatically, her analysis shows how dedicated conservative lawyers and groups are strategizing to find cases and crafting them to bring to the conservative-dominated Supreme Court. The Roberts Court offers a ringside seat at the struggle to lay down the law of the land.--From publisher description
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10176858
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Coyle, Marcia
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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  • Roberts, John G
  • United States
  • Political questions and judicial power
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the struggle for the constitution
Label
The Roberts court : the struggle for the constitution, Marcia Coyle
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Control code
954378
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
407 pages
Isbn
9781451627510
Lccn
2012051637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
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  • (Sirsi) i9781451627510
  • (OCoLC)823139853
Label
The Roberts court : the struggle for the constitution, Marcia Coyle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
954378
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
407 pages
Isbn
9781451627510
Lccn
2012051637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451627510
  • (OCoLC)823139853

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