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Superintending democracy : the courts and the political process / edited by Christopher P. Banks and John C. Green.

Banks, Christopher P. (Added Author). Green, John Clifford, 1953- (Added Author). United States. Supreme Court. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Kirtland Community College Library KF 8742 .S55 2001 30530178 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 1884836720 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 396 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Akron, Ohio : University of Akron Press, 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"U.S. Supreme Court."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-379) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Superintending democracy / Christopher P. Banks and John C. Green -- The United States Supreme Court's response to American political corruption: the failure of Constitutional law or the success of Republican liberty? / Christopher P. Banks -- A legal strategy for challenging Buckley v. Valeo / Jon C. Bonifaz, Gregory G. Luke, and Brenda Wright -- Dollars and sense: in praise of Buckley v. Valeo / Joel M. Gora -- The role of disclosure in campaign finance reform / Trevor Potter -- Splitting the difference: the Supreme Court's search for the middle ground in racial gerrymandering cases / Barbara Perry -- The right to party: the United States Supreme Court and contemporary political parties / John C. Green -- The United States Supreme Court as an obstacle to political reform: the weak constitutional justification for the two-party system / David K. Ryden -- Ironies abound in the United States Supreme Court's rulings limiting political patronage / David M. O'Brien -- Whitewater, Iran-Contra, and the limits of the law / Katy J. Harriger -- The influence of the NAACP legal defense fund on the United States Supreme Court's decision making in minority voting rights law / Steven C. Tauber -- "A December storm over the U.S. Supreme Court": Bush v. Gore and superintending democracy / Christopher P. Banks -- Appendix. Summaries of key cases. Buckley v. Valeo (1976) ; Timmons v. Twin Cities area New Party (1997) -- Elrod v. Burns (1976) ; Shaw v. Reno I (1993) ; Bush v. Gore (2000).
Subject: United States. Supreme Court.
Political questions and judicial power > United States.
Election law > United States.
Campaign funds > Law and legislation > United States.
Law and politics.

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