all ebooks in category: Courts (16)

Law & Disorder
English | EPUB | 1.8 MB

Nineteenth-century New York City was one of the most magnificent cities in the world, but also one of the most deadly. Without any real law …

Final Judgment: The Last Law Lords and the Supreme Court
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1849463832 | 366 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The House of Lords, for over 300 years the UK's highest court, was transformed in 2009 into the UK Supreme Court. This book provides a …

Dumbing Down the Courts: How Politics Keeps the Smartest Judges Off the Bench
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1626522499 | 354 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Judges have enormous power. They determine whom we can marry, whether we can own firearms, whether the government can mandate that we buy certain products, …

Legal Argument: The Structure and Language of Effective Advocacy
English | ISBN: 1422418200 | 2007 | EPUB | 215 pages | 1.3 MB

The Judicial House of Lords: 1870-2009
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0199532710, 0199693331 | 850 pages | PDF | 4 MB

The House of Lords has served as the highest court in the UK for over 130 years. In 2009 a new UK Supreme Court will …

International Court Authority
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0198795580, 0198795599 | 496 pages | PDF | 6,3 MB

An innovative, interdisciplinary and far-reaching examination of the actual reality of international courts, International Court Authority challenges fundamental preconceptions about when, why, and how international …

Fitness to Plead: International and Comparative Perspectives
2018 | ISBN: 0198788479 | English | 368 pages | PDF | 25 MB

The law relating to fitness to plead is an increasingly important area of the criminal law. While criminalization may be justified whenever an offender commits …

The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right (repost)
English | ISBN: 1476732507 | 2016 | EPUB | 480 pages | 39 MB

A fresh and revelatory look at the Warren Burger Supreme Court finds that it was not a “moderate” or transitional court, as often portrayed, but …

Justice on Trial: The Kavanaugh Confirmation and the Future of the Supreme Court
English | July 9th, 2019 | ISBN: 1621579832 | 256 pages | EPUB | 2.45 MB

Justice Anthony Kennedy slipped out of the Supreme Court building on June 27, 2018, and traveled incognito to the White House to inform President Donald …

The European Court's Political Power: Selected Essays
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0199558353, 0199595143 | 280 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Karen Alter's work on the European Court of Justice heralded a new level of sophistication in the political analysis of the controversial institution, through its …