Using the Papers of U.S. Supreme Court Justices: A Reflection

January 2013
New York Law School Law Review;2012/2013, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p499
Academic Journal
The article evaluates the benefits and drawbacks of the U.S. Supreme Court papers of the Justices and juxtaposing it with the work of Professor James F. Simon. It discusses the book "The Brethren" by Bob Woodward and Scott Armstrong, which conveyed that the U.S. Supreme Court's decisions were influenced by political agendas. It exemplifies from Simon's work in Patterson v. McLean Credit Union case, wherein laws on race discrimination were held inappropriate for racial harassment in workplace.


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