The Judicial Branch of Federal Government: People, Process, and Politics

The Judicial Branch of Federal Government: People, Process, and Politics

by Charles L. Zelden
     
 

ISBN-10: 1851097023

ISBN-13: 9781851097029

Pub. Date: 08/10/2007

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This volume in ABC-CLIO's About Federal Government set looks at the history and daily operations of the federal judiciary, from district courts, to courts of appeal, to the Supreme Court.

• Provides a detailed timeline of the legislative history of the federal courts, from the Supreme Court to the district courts by state

• Primary sources

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Overview

This volume in ABC-CLIO's About Federal Government set looks at the history and daily operations of the federal judiciary, from district courts, to courts of appeal, to the Supreme Court.

• Provides a detailed timeline of the legislative history of the federal courts, from the Supreme Court to the district courts by state

• Primary sources include Article III of the U.S. Constitution, the Judiciary Acts of 1789 and 1801, the Evarts Act of 1891 (creation of Circuit Courts of Appeals), the Judiciary Act of 1911 (disbanding the old Circuit Courts), landmark cases such as Marbury v. Madison (judicial review) and a complete listing of all who served as federal judges by name and by the court they served in

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851097029
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/10/2007
Series:
About Federal Government Series
Pages:
441
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range:
15 Years

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