TITLE

How the Court Became Supreme

AUTHOR(S)
Clinton, Robert Lowry
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1999, Issue 89, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the United States Supreme Court's monopoly in constitutional law. Judges' need to control the Constitution to protect individuals and groups from the tyranny of the majority of the legislatures; Judicial supremacy in constitutional matters; Federal courts' control of the activities of coordinate agencies in the national government, the states and local governments.
ACCESSION #
1465022

 

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