The judicial branch

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The judicial branch : evaluating and interpreting laws

New York, NY : Britannica Educational Publishing : in association with Rosen Educational Services, [2019]

128 pages : black and white illustrations, color illustrations ; 24 cm.

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In this text, the reader is immersed into the judicial branch at all levels, including state and circuit courts, courts of appeals, and their individual functions. By honing in on some of the pivotal cases tried by the judicial branch in the United States, such as Brown v. Board of Education and Roe v. Wade, this book establishes the worth and importance of judges, juries, and lawyers to our nation's past and present.

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ISBN:

9781538301678 Library bound book

LC Call No:

KF8720 .J83 2019

Dewey Class No:

347.73/2 23

Title:

The judicial branch : evaluating and interpreting laws / edited by Brian Duignan and Carolyn DeCarlo.

Physical:

128 pages : black and white illustrations, color illustrations ; 24 cm.

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text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Series:

Checks and balances in the U.S. government

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Summary:

In this text, the reader is immersed into the judicial branch at all levels, including state and circuit courts, courts of appeals, and their individual functions. By honing in on some of the pivotal cases tried by the judicial branch in the United States, such as Brown v. Board of Education and Roe v. Wade, this book establishes the worth and importance of judges, juries, and lawyers to our nation's past and present.

Target Audience:

9 Britannica Educational Publishing.

Target Audience:

7-12. Britannica Educational Publishing.

Subject:

United States Constitution 1st-10th Amendments.

Subject:

Courts--United States.

Subject:

Civil rights--United States.

Subject:

Law--United States--Interpretation.

Subject:

Justice, Administration of--United States.

AE:PersName:

Duignan, Brian, editor. edt

AE:PersName:

DeCarlo, Carolyn, editor. edt

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Checks and balances in the U.S. government.

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