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125 Years Of Law Books, 1888-2013, Keith Ann Stiverson Feb 2013

125 Years Of Law Books, 1888-2013, Keith Ann Stiverson

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A "Progressive Contraction Of Jurisdiction": The Making Of The Modern Supreme Court, Carolyn Shapiro Feb 2013

A "Progressive Contraction Of Jurisdiction": The Making Of The Modern Supreme Court, Carolyn Shapiro

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The Supreme Court in 1888 was in crisis. Its overall structure and responsibilities, created a century earlier by the Judiciary Act of 1789, were no longer adequate or appropriate. The Court had no control over its own docket - at the beginning of the 1888 term, there were 1,563 cases pending - and the justices’ responsibilities, which included circuit riding, were impossible to meet. Shaped as it was by a law almost as old as the country itself, the Supreme Court in 1888 - and the federal judicial system as a whole - would be barely recognizable to many today.

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Privacy And Technology: A 125-Year Review, Lori B. Andrews Feb 2013

Privacy And Technology: A 125-Year Review, Lori B. Andrews

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The Changing Composition Of The American Jury, Nancy S. Marder Feb 2013

The Changing Composition Of The American Jury, Nancy S. Marder

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John Montgomery Ward: The Lawyer Who Took On Baseball, Christopher W. Schmidt Feb 2013

John Montgomery Ward: The Lawyer Who Took On Baseball, Christopher W. Schmidt

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What's A Telegram?, Henry H. Perritt Jr. Feb 2013

What's A Telegram?, Henry H. Perritt Jr.

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Chicago-Kent: 125 Years And Counting, Ralph L. Brill Feb 2013

Chicago-Kent: 125 Years And Counting, Ralph L. Brill

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U.S. Antitrust: From Shot In The Dark To Global Leadership, David J. Gerber Feb 2013

U.S. Antitrust: From Shot In The Dark To Global Leadership, David J. Gerber

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The Rookery Building And Chicago-Kent, A. Dan Tarlock Feb 2013

The Rookery Building And Chicago-Kent, A. Dan Tarlock

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Chicago's "Great Boodle Trial", Todd Haugh Feb 2013

Chicago's "Great Boodle Trial", Todd Haugh

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Then & Now: Stories Of Law And Progress, Lori B. Andrews, Sarah K. Harding Feb 2013

Then & Now: Stories Of Law And Progress, Lori B. Andrews, Sarah K. Harding

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Criminal Procedure And The Supreme Court - Then And Now, David Rudstein Feb 2013

Criminal Procedure And The Supreme Court - Then And Now, David Rudstein

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Inventing Legal Aid: Women And Lay Lawyering, Felice Batlan Feb 2013

Inventing Legal Aid: Women And Lay Lawyering, Felice Batlan

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The Legacy Of In Re Neagle, Harold J. Krent Feb 2013

The Legacy Of In Re Neagle, Harold J. Krent

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