The Living U.S. Constitution

The Living U.S. Constitution

Third Revised Edition


Revised by: Jacob W. Landynski

Format
Paperback
Price
$31.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780452011472
  • 512 Pages
  • Plume

Table of Contents

Foreword
Introduction: The Supreme Court and the Constitution
Note to the Reader

I. The Constitution
The Constitutional Convention
The Ratification Debates
Later Comments on the Constitution
Appendix 1. Delegates and Signers:
a. List of Delegates (by States)
b. Signers (Alphabetical)
Appendix 2. Contemporary Pen Portraits of the Delegates
a. Major Pierce’s Character Sketches
b. French Character Sketches
Appendix 3. Chronological Table

II.The Judicial Power
1. Marbury v. Madison
2. Calder v. Bull
3. Ex Parte McCardle
4. Missouri V. Jenkins
Appendix 1. The Supreme Court on Precedent
Appendix 2. The Supreme Court on Democracy
Appendix 3. American Statesmen and Supreme Court Justices on Judicial Review:
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
Andrew Jackson
Abraham Lincoln
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Justice Harlan
Justice Holmes
Justice Roberts
Justice Stone
Justice Sutherland
Justice Black
Justice Frankfurter
Justice Brennan

III. The Federal System
5. McCulloch v. Maryland
6. Cohens v. Virginia
7. Baldwin v. Fish and Game Commission of Montana
8. Garcia v. San Antonio Metropolitan Transit Authority
9. South Dakota v. Dole

IV. Separation of Powers
10. Humphrey’s Executor v. United States
11. Youngstown Sheet and Tube Co. v. Sawyer
12. United States v. Nixon
13. Watkins v. United States
14. Immigration and Naturalization Service v. Chadha
15. Mistretta v. United States

V. Foreign Affairs and National Security
16. The Prize Cases
17. Missouri v. Holland
18. United States v. Curtiss-Wright Export Corp.
19. New York Times Co. v. United States
20. Ex Parte Milligan
21. Korematsu v. United States

VI. The Commerce Power
22. Gibbons v. Ogden
23. Cooley v. Board of Wardens
24a. Hammer v. Dagenhart; 24b. United States v. Darby
25. Wickard v. Filburn
26. Southern Pacific Co. v. Arizona
27. Philadephia v. New Jersey
28. Heart of Atlanta Motel v. United States

VII. Substantive Due Process
A. Economic Rights
29. Slaughter-House Cases
30. Lochner v. New York
31. West Coast Hotel Co. v. Parrish<br>B. Right to Privacy
32. Griswold v. Connecticut
33. Roe v. Wade
34. Harris v. McRae
35. Planned Parenthood v. Casey

VIII. Equal Protection
36. Civil Rights Cases
37. Plessy v. Ferguson
38a. Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka; 38 b. Bolling v. Sharpe
39. Regents of the University of California v. Bakke
40. Richmond v. Croson Co.
41. Reed v. Reed
42. Mississippi University for Women v. Hogan
43. Reynolds v. Sims

IX. Civil Liberties: First Amendment Freedoms
A. Freedom of Speech and of the Press
44. Schenck v. United States
45. Dennis v. United States
46. New York Times Co. v. Sullivan
47. R.A.V. v. St. Paul
B. Establishment of Religion, Free Exercise
48a. Minersville School District v. Gobitis; 48b. West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette
49. Wisconsin v. Yoder
50. Abington School District v. Schempp

X. Civil Liberties: Criminal Procedures
51. Palko v. Connecticut
52. United States v. Leon
53a. Olmstead v. United States; 53b. Katz v. United States
54. Terry v. Ohio
55. Gideon v. Wainwright
56. Miranda v. Arizona
57. Gregg v. Georgia

Appendix A. List of Supreme Court Decisions with Citations
Appendix B. Justices of the United States Supreme Court
1. Chief Justices (Alphabetical Order)
2. Chief Justices (Chronological Order)
3. Associate Justices (Alphabetical Order)
4. Presidents and Their Supreme Court Appointments
Appendix C. The Declaration of Independence
Appendix D. The Constitution of the United States
Indexed Guide to the Constitution and Supreme Court Decisions

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