The Connecticut State Constitution

The Connecticut State Constitution

by Wesley W. Horton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199890743
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 05/08/2012
Series: Oxford Commentaries on the State Constitutions of the United States Series
Pages: 242
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

WESLEY W. HORTON is Partner at Horton, Shields & Knox, P.C. Mr. Horton began his law career as the law clerk to Chief Justice House of the Connecticut Supreme Court (1970 to 1971). and is one of the premier appellate lawyers in the state of Connecticut. Mr. Horton also serves as Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association's 52-member Professional Ethics Committee.

Table of Contents

Series Foreword by G. Alan Tarr
Foreword to the Second Edition by Chief Justice Ellen Ash Peters
Note on Legal Citations
Introduction
Part One: The History of the Connecticut State Constitution
Part Two: The Connecticut Constitution and Commentary
Article I: Declaration of Rights
Article II: Of the Distribution of Powers
Article III: Of the Legislative Department
Article IV: Of the Executive Department
Article V: Of the Judicial Department
Article VI: Of the Qualification of Electors
Article VII: Of Religion
Artilce VIII: Of Education
Article IX: Of Impeachments
Article X: Of Home Rule
Article XI: General Provisions
Article XII: Of Amendments to the Constitution
Article XIII: Of Constitutional Conventions
Article XIV: Of the Effective Date of this Constitution
Bibliographical Essay
Table of Cases
Index
About the Author

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