TITLE

FEDERALISM AND THE FLORIDA CONSTITUTION: THE SELF-INFLICTED WOUNDS OF THROWN-AWAY INDEPENDENCE FROM THE CONTROL OF THE U.S. SUPREME COURT

AUTHOR(S)
Marks Jr., Thomas C.
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2003, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p701
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at proposed changes to the state constitution that took away the power of the Florida Supreme Court to interpret two provisions of the Florida Constitution's Declaration of Rights. Concerns of the Florida Legislature over the search and seizure exclusionary rule in 1981; Criticism on the ballot summary explaining the proposed changes to the rule; Provisions of the amendment made to Article IX Section 5 of the Florida Constitution about death penalty.
ACCESSION #
10528510

 

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