4 edition of Constitutional law found in the catalog.
|Statement||Prima Facie Press|
|Publishers||Prima Facie Press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 69 p. :|
|Number of Pages||84|
|2||Issue spotting : a guide for law students|
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Some students become frustrated with its "fuzziness.
It concerns some of the most fundamental questions about the nature of our government and our society. g, "due process of law," "equal protection of the laws" was intentionally vague to accomodate the needs of Constitutional law changing society, and 3 important and often emotional issues that tend to bring the values and politics of judges into play more than in other areas of law, where judges are more likely to think of their judging as an intellectual exercise or puzzle.
The indefiniteness of constitutional law is a function of many things, including: 1 a text that is the product of long gone eras, 2 a text that in many cases e. There are relatively few clear answers in constitutional law and those that are clear--e. With a solid knowledge of these things, students will be able to make intelligent and potentially convincing arguments--and make reasonable predictions about the likelihood of their arguments being successful in an actual Constitutional law involving the same issues.
Supreme Court Soon you will begin reading decisions of the United States Supreme Court. To read about the Constitution's early history, jump to:. Do private organizations sometimes have constitutions? Did you find provisions that fit into each of the six categories listed above?
Introduction I find the study of constitutional law to be immensely interesting. In its text Constitutional law caselaw, constitutional law reveals the path of our history, from the drafting of the Constitution in 1787 through the adoption of the important 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments following the Civil War, through the desegregation battles of the 1950s and 1960s, to our confrontation of the perplexing issues of today such as regulation of the Internet and euthanasia.
I understand, however, from years of teaching that constitutional law is not every student's cup of tea. "--tend not to be very significant to lawyers. As you read it, identify those provisions which perform each of the following functions: 1 set up the machinery of the national Constitutional law 2 on one of the three branches of the national government; 3 confer power on state governments; 4 limit the power of the national government; 5 limit the power of state governments; 6 limit the power of private individuals.
Learn how judges are likely to weigh these various guides in various contexts.
There are relatively few clear answers in constitutional law and those that are clear--e.