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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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ISBN: 9780307390714
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $16.00

A Washington Post Notable Work of Nonfiction

From the moment Chief Justice Roberts botched Barack Obama's oath of office, the relationship between the Court and the White House has been a fraught one. Grappling with issues as diverse as campaign finance, abortion, and the right to bear arms, the Roberts court has...

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Mr. President
Mr. President
Written by Ray Raphael
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Mr. President
How and Why the Founders Created a Chief Executive
Written by Ray Raphael


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $16.00

The dramatic and penetrating story of the political maneuverings and personalities behind the creation of the office of the president, with ramifications that continue to this day.

For the first time, by focusing closely on the dynamic give-and-take at the Constitutional Convention, Ray Raphael reveals how politics and personalities cobbled together a...

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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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ISBN: 9780385527200
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $28.95

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin, Read by Robertson Dean
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ISBN: 9780449013687
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Read by Robertson Dean


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $24.00

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
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The Odd Clauses
The Odd Clauses
Written by Jay Wexler
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ISBN: 9780807000892
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The Odd Clauses
Understanding the Constitution through Ten of Its Most Curious Provisions
Written by Jay Wexler


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $16.00

An innovative, insightful, often humorous look at the Constitution’’s lesser-known clauses, offering a fresh perspective on the document’s relevance today
 
For a variety of reasons, many of the Constitution’s more obscure passages never make it to any court and therefore never make headlines or even law school classrooms, which teach... Read more >
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Mr. President
Mr. President
Written by Ray Raphael
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ISBN: 9780307958563
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Mr. President
How and Why the Founders Created a Chief Executive
Written by Ray Raphael


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

The little-known story of the dramatic political maneuverings and personalities behind the creation of the office of the president, with ramifications that continue to this day.
 
On June 1, 1787, when the Federal Convention first talked of establishing a new executive branch, James Wilson moved that “the Executive consist of... Read more >
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America's Constitution
America's Constitution
Written by Akhil Reed Amar
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ISBN: 9781588364876
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America's Constitution
A Biography
Written by Akhil Reed Amar


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: February 29, 2012
Price: $14.99

In America’s Constitution, one of this era’s most accomplished constitutional law scholars, Akhil Reed Amar, gives the first comprehensive account of one of the world’s great political texts. Incisive, entertaining, and occasionally controversial, this “biography” of America’s framing document explains not only what the Constitution says but also why the Constitution... Read more >
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The Odd Clauses
The Odd Clauses
Written by Jay Wexler
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ISBN: 9780807000908
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The Odd Clauses
Understanding the Constitution Through Ten of Its Most Curious Provisions
Written by Jay Wexler


Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $24.95

If the United States Constitution were a zoo, and the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth amendments were a lion, a giraffe, and a panda bear, respectively, then The Odd Clauses would be a special exhibit of shrews, wombats, and bat-eared foxes. Past the ever-popular monkey house and lion cages, Boston University law... Read more >
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The Odd Clauses
Understanding the Constitution Through Ten of Its Most Curious Provisions
Written by Jay Wexler


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $24.95

If the United States Constitution were a zoo, and the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth amendments were a lion, a giraffe, and a panda bear, respectively, then The Odd Clauses would be a special exhibit of shrews, wombats, and bat-eared foxes. Past the ever-popular monkey house and lion cages, Boston University law... Read more >
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Let the Students Speak!
A History of the Fight for Free Expression in American Schools
Written by David L. Hudson


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $17.00

From a trusted scholar and powerful story teller, an accessible and lively history of free speech, for and about students.

Let the Students Speak! details the rich history and growth of the First Amendment in public schools, from the early nineteenth-century's failed student free-expression claims to the development of protection for students... Read more >
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Let the Students Speak!
Let the Students Speak!
Written by David L. Hudson
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ISBN: 9780807044544
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Let the Students Speak!
A History of the Fight for Free Expression in American Schools
Written by David L. Hudson


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $17.00

From a trusted scholar and powerful story teller, an accessible and lively history of free speech, for and about students.

Let the Students Speak! details the rich history and growth of the First Amendment in public schools, from the early nineteenth-century's failed student free-expression claims to the development of protection for students... Read more >
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The Separation of Church and State

Written by Forrest Church


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 1, 2011
Price: $12.95

Now in paperback, a primer of essential writings about one of the cornerstones of our democracy by the original authors of the Constitution, edited by preeminant liberal theologian Forrest Church.

Americans will never stop debating the question of church-state separation, and such debates invariably lead back to the nation’s beginnings and the... Read more >
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Life's Dominion
Life's Dominion
Written by Ronald Dworkin
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ISBN: 9780307787910
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Life's Dominion
An Argument About Abortion, Euthanasia, and Individual Freedom
Written by Ronald Dworkin


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $13.99

One of the country's most distinguished scholars presents a brilliantly original approach to the twin dilemmas of abortion and euthanasia, showing why they arouse such volcanic controversy and how we as a society can reconcile our values of life and individual liberty.


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The Separation of Church and State
The Separation of Church and State
Edited by Forrest Church
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ISBN: 9780807077474
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The Separation of Church and State
Writings on a Fundamental Freedom by America's Founders
Edited by Forrest Church


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $14.00

Now in paperback, a primer of essential writings about one of the cornerstones of our democracy by the original authors of the Constitution, edited by preeminant liberal theologian Forrest Church.

Americans will never stop debating the question of church-state separation, and such debates invariably lead back to the nation’s beginnings and the... Read more >
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Make No Law
Make No Law
Written by Anthony Lewis
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ISBN: 9780307787828
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Make No Law
The Sullivan Case and the First Amendment
Written by Anthony Lewis


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

The First Amendment puts it this way: "Congress shall make no law...abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press." Yet, in 1960, a city official in Montgomery, Alabama, sued The New York Times for libel -- and was awarded $500,000 by a local jury -- because the paper had published... Read more >
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Searches and Seizures
Searches and Seizures
Edited by Cynthia Lee
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ISBN: 9781616141806
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Searches and Seizures
The Fourth Amendment: Its Constitutional History and Contemporary Debate
Edited by Cynthia Lee


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2011
Price: $19.00

This thorough and timely anthology on the  Fourth Amendment provides an overview of the most important aspects of this crucial amendment's doctrine and scholarly criticisms of the Supreme Court’s jurisprudence relating to the amendment. Dividing the work into three parts, the author begins by providing historical background and a summation of the debate... Read more >
The Case Against Lame Duck Impeachment

Written by Bruce Ackerman


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $8.00

An incisive legal argument that the attempt to impeach then-President Bill Clinton was not only ethically troubling, but actually against the basic legal procedures of the House and Senate and thus unconstitutional. A wake-up call, relevant even today, of the lengths to which the American right will go in order to... Read more >
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The Torturer in the Mirror

Written by Ramsey Clark, Thomas Ehrlich Reifer and Haifa Zangana


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $8.95

Before the US invasion of Iraq, before the American public saw the infamous photos from Abu Ghraib, the CIA went to the White House with a question: What, according to the Constitution, was the line separating interrogation from torture—and could that line be moved? The White House lawyers' answer—in the form... Read more >
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Kafka Comes to America
Fighting for Justice in the War on Terror
Written by Steven T. Wax


Format: eBook, 380 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $14.99

American Bar Association Silver Gavel Award — Winner in the Book category
Independent Publishers — Winner of the Gold Medal in the Autobiography/Memoir category       
ForeWord Book of the Year Awards — Winner of the Bronze Medal in the Social Science category
The Eric Hoffer Award - Winner in the Memoir category


A public... Read more >
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The Torturer in the Mirror
The Torturer in the Mirror
Written by Ramsey Clark, Thomas Ehrlich Reifer and Haifa Zangana
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ISBN: 9781583229132
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The Torturer in the Mirror

Written by Ramsey Clark, Thomas Ehrlich Reifer and Haifa Zangana


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2010
Price: $8.95

Before the US invasion of Iraq, before the American public saw the infamous photos from Abu Ghraib, the CIA went to the White House with a question: What, according to the Constitution, was the line separating interrogation from torture—and could that line be moved? The White House lawyers' answer—in the form... Read more >
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Freedom of Assembly and Petition
Freedom of Assembly and Petition
Edited by Margaret M. Russell
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ISBN: 9781591027775
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Freedom of Assembly and Petition
The First Amendment, Its Constitutional History and the Contemporary Debate
Edited by Margaret M. Russell


Format: Trade Paperback, 286 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $19.00

The First Amendment of the US Constitution’s Bill of Rights provides expressive freedoms through a number of "clauses." Among these, the least explored clauses are the Assembly and Petition Clauses, which provide that "Congress shall make no law…abridging…the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for... Read more >
Plain, Honest Men
Plain, Honest Men
Written by Richard Beeman
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ISBN: 9780812976847
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Plain, Honest Men
The Making of the American Constitution
Written by Richard Beeman


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $18.00

In May 1787, in an atmosphere of crisis, delegates met in Philadelphia to design a radically new form of government. Distinguished historian Richard Beeman captures as never before the dynamic of the debate and the characters of the men who labored that historic summer. Virtually all of the issues in dispute—the... Read more >
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The Court and the Cross
The Court and the Cross
Written by Frederick Lane
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ISBN: 9780807044254
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The Court and the Cross
The Religious Right's Crusade to Reshape the Supreme Court
Written by Frederick Lane


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $19.00

The Religious Right has dedicated much of the last thirty years to molding the federal judiciary, always with an eye toward casting the Supreme Court in its image. Through broad political work that has involved grassroots campaigns as much as aggressive lobbying, and a welltended career path for conservative law students... Read more >
Holy Hullabaloos
Holy Hullabaloos
Written by Jay D. Wexler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807000441
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Holy Hullabaloos
A Road Trip to the Battlegrounds of the Church/State Wars
Written by Jay D. Wexler


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $20.00

After ten years spent riddling over the intricacies of church/state law from the ivory tower, law professor Jay Wexler decided it was high time to hit the road to learn what really happened in some of the most controversial Supreme Court cases involving this hot-button issue. In Holy Hullabaloos, he takes... Read more >
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