Regulatory rights : Supreme Court activism, the public interest, and the making of constitutional law (eBook, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Regulatory rights : Supreme Court activism, the public interest, and the making of constitutional law

Author: Larry W Yackle
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We often hear?with particular frequency during recent Supreme Court nomination hearings?that justices should not create constitutional rights, but should instead enforce the rights that the Constitution enshrines. In Regulatory Rights, Larry Yackle sets out to convince readers that such arguments fundamentally misconceive both the work that justices do and the character of the American Constitution in whose name  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Yackle, Larry W.
Regulatory rights.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2007005605
(OCoLC)82673702
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Larry W Yackle
ISBN: 9780226944739 0226944735 1281966878 9781281966872 9786611966874 6611966870
OCLC Number: 309873971
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 260 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The documentary constitution --
Constitutional common law --
Regulatory rights --
Rational instrumentalism.
Responsibility: Larry Yackle.

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Traversing a wide range of Supreme Court decisions that established crucial precedents about racial discrimination, the death penalty, and sexual freedom, this book contends that the rights we enjoy  Read more...

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