9780321085603

Reason in Law

  • ISBN 13:

    9780321085603

  • ISBN 10:

    0321085604

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 01/01/2002
  • Publisher: Longman
  • Newer Edition

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Summary

This lively and insightful book is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding why judges made the decisions they did in such current cases as the the Alabama federal courthouse Ten Commandments case, "Ashcroft v. Oregon" (Oregon's " right to die" law) and "Lawrence v. Texas" (constitutionality of sodomy laws). The book also examines recent legal controversies over internet music file-swapping and the targeting of " ordinary people" by record companies, internet pornography, the Pledge of Allegiance, and Victoria's Secret. What Legal Reasoning Is, and Why It Matters; Common Law; Interpreting The United States Constitution; Law and Politics; Introduction to Legal Procedure and Terminology; Bush v. Gore. Anyone who wants to know more about recent legal controversies and why judges make the decisions they do.

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