Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Robert F. Williams.|
|Series||Contemporary legal education series|
|LC Classifications||KF4530 .W54 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxii, 1021 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||1021|
|LC Control Number||93079604|
State Constitutional Law is designed to provide the basis for a lively and exciting two- or three-credit course in an area of law that has become increasingly important to a variety of law practices. Now, more than ever, lawyers, judges and law professors are discovering the importance of state constitutions and the judicial interpretations of these : Lawrence Friedman. State constitutional law is fascinating subject matter, but this book is choppy and the editing is somewhat poor. As far as I know, sadly, it is the only casebook on state constitutional law. So, if you want to understand how state constitutional law is unique from federal constitutional law, this is pretty much it. =P/5. State Constitutional Law is designed to provide the basis for a lively and exciting two- or three-credit course in an area of law that has become increasingly important to a variety of law practices. Now, more than ever, lawyers, judges and law professors are discovering the importance of state constitutions and the judicial interpretations of these Edition: Fifth Edition. "The book provides a coherent exposition of what new judicial federalism means and it draws important parallels and contrasts to litigation under the federal constitution Overall, William's THE LAW OF AMERICAN STATE CONSTITUTIONS is an excellent book deserving of a read by public law scholars and of use in the classroom."Cited by:
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State constitutions can provide additional protections and rights not found in federal law; however, they cannot deprive a state's residents of their federal constitutional rights. State constitutional research is similar to federal constitutional research; use the following resources as a starting : Jennifer Krombach. State Constitutional Law: The Modern Experience: Sutton, Jeffrey S., Holland, Randy J., McAllister, Stephen R., Shaman, Jeffrey M.: Books - Thirty-three amendments to the United States Constitution have been proposed by the United States Congress and sent to the states for ratification since the Constitution was put into operation on March 4, Twenty-seven of these, having been ratified by the requisite number of states (38, since ), are part of the Constitution. The Constitution of the State of Texas: An Annotated and Comparative Analysis — by George D. Braden, et al. In , Texas voters approved a revision of the state's constitution. Prior to this revision, Professor George D. Braden and others began research in order to “provide information to aid the constitutional revision process.”.