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Of courtiers & princes : stories of lower court clerks and their judges

Of courtiers & princes : stories of lower court clerks and their judges

Author: Todd C Peppers
Publisher: Charlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, 2020. ©2020
Series: Constitutionalism and democracy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Like almost all studies that have appeared since scholars realized--about twenty years ago--that law clerks play important roles in judicial decision-making, those collections focused on the Supreme Court. Given the importance of the Court and of its clerkships as stepping stones to greater things, this is not surprising. But federal courts, and cases, are far more numerous. In this final volume of his trilogy  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Of courtiers and princes.
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2020
(DLC) 2020039798
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Todd C Peppers
ISBN: 9780813944593 0813944597
OCLC Number: 1141967046
Description: xiv, 326 pages, 8 unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Clerking for Roger J. Traynor / Roland E. Brandel and James E. Krier --
Juanita Kidd Stout : personal reflections on a woman of firsts / Margaret Connors --
Clerking for North Carolina's first lady of the law : North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Susie Marshall Sharp / Anna R. Hayes --
California's Technicolor clerkship : Rose Bird and her clerks / Kirsten D. Levingston --
Hans Linde : and so he stands among the last of the great state judges / Ronald K. L. Collins --
"Lawyer heaven" : clerking for Judith S. Kaye / Henry M. Greenburg --
Clerking for the Honorable Burnita Shelton Matthews : a southern gentle woman / Polly Wirtzman Craighill --
Edward Weinfeld : steadfastly principled judge and warmhearted teacher / Mitchell A. Lowenthal --
Remembrance of Judge Edmund L. Palmieri / Ruth Bader Ginsburg --
John H. Wood Jr. : mentor, friend, and hero / Ronald J. Johnson --
Learning to be a lawyer for justice : an east Texas clerkship / Lynn E. Blais --
Eugene H. Nickerson : a tribute / Jeremy Maltby --
A life of legal firsts / Carmel "Kim" Prashker Ebb --
Clerking for judge Elbert Tuttle : a privileged witness / Alfred C. Aman and Anne S. Emanuel --
Judge Frank M. Johnson Jr. and his extended law clerk family : reminiscences on working for a living profile in courage / Ronald J. Krotoszynski, Jr. --
John Minor Wisdom : un petit homage / Barry Sullivan --
Clerking for a giant : Henry Friendly and his law clerks / David M. Dorsen --
The Honorable A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. / Robert J. Kaczorowski --
Creating a family of social justice advocates : our transformative year as Keith law clerks / Robin Konrad and Karla McKanders --
A job for a year, an example for a lifetime : clerking for judge Jane Richards Roth / Chad M. Oldfather.
Series Title: Constitutionalism and democracy.
Other Titles: Of courtiers and princes
Responsibility: edited by Todd C. Peppers.


In his earlier books, Todd Peppers provided an insider's view of the US Supreme Court from the perspective of the clerks who worked closely with some of its most important justices. In this volume he  Read more...


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