The Slaughterhouse Cases: Regulation, Reconstruction, and the Fourteenth Amendment?Abridged Edition

The Slaughterhouse Cases: Regulation, Reconstruction, and the Fourteenth Amendment?Abridged Edition

by Ronald M. Labbe, Jonathan Lurie

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780700614097
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 10/13/2005
Series: Landmark Law Cases and American Society Series
Edition description: Abridged Edition
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 1,167,473
Product dimensions: 5.54(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Editors' Preface
Preface and Acknowledgments
1. Beef from the Pork Barrel? Introduction and Overview
2. Private Gain, Public Health, and Public Policy in Antebellum New Orleans
3. Law, Politics, and Slaughterhouse Reform
4. A Centralized Abattoir for New Orleans
5. The Order of Battle in the Lower Courts
6. Appeal, Repeal, and a Compromise
7. The Chase Court
8. The Arguments
9. Decision and Dissents
10. The Legacy
Chronology
Bibliographical Essay
Index

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