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Burrow, John D. (John David)

Overview
Works: 5 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 286 library holdings
Genres: History  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KF9223, 347.7326
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Most widely held works by John D Burrow
The Supreme Court, crime & the ideal of equal justice by Christopher E Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The words "equal justice under law" are literally etched in stone and prominently displayed above the entrance to the United States Supreme Court. These words stand as an enduring proclamation of a paramount objective of the courts and the Constitution. Although judges are the guardians of the Constitution's principles, this book examines how their decisions both advance and impede the ideal of equal justice. By analyzing interpretations of "equal protection" and other rights affecting discrimination and disadvantages linked to race, gender, and social status, Smith, DeJong, and Burrow illustrate how constitutional law often facilitates the denial of equal justice for people drawn into the criminal justice system
In the interest of justice : a study of outcomes of prosecutorial waiver in Michigan by John D Burrow( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowledge acquisition and obsolescence : an analysis of the Department of Navy acquisition community by John D Burrow( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Offense escalation and specialization among juvenile offenders by John D Burrow( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Rehnquist court and criminal justice by Christopher E Smith( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By analyzing the perspectives and influential decisions of individual justices on the Rehnquist Court (1986-2005), this volume reveals how a divided Supreme Court limited the scope of rights affecting criminal justice without fulfilling conservatives' goal of eliminating foundational concepts established during the Warren Court era. The era's generally conservative Supreme Court preserved rights in several contexts because individual justices do not necessarily view all constitutional rights issues through a simple, consistent philosophical
 
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The Supreme Court, crime & the ideal of equal justice
Alternative Names
Burrow, John 1966-

Burrow, John David 1966-

Languages
English (11)

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