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The essential Scalia : on the Constitution, the courts, and the rule of law / Antonin Scalia ; edited by Jeffrey S. Sutton and Edward Whelan.

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  • ISBN: 9781984824103 :
  • ISBN: 1984824104 :
  • Physical Description: xxii, 331 pages ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Forum, [2020]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-314) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction / Judge Jeffrey Sutton -- General Principles of Interpretation -- Constitutional Interpretation -- Statutory Interpretation -- Review of Agency Action
Summary, etc.:
"Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia in his own words: the definitive collection of his opinions, speeches, and articles on the most essential and vexing legal questions. A Justice on the United States Supreme Court for three decades, Antonin Scalia transformed the way that judges, lawyers, and citizens think about the law. The Essential Scalia presents Justice Scalia on his own terms, allowing readers to understand the reasoning and insights that made him one of the most consequential jurists in American history. Known for his forceful intellect and remarkable wit, Scalia mastered the art of writing in a way that both educated and entertained. This comprehensive collection draws from the best of Scalia's opinions, essays, speeches, and testimony to paint a complete and nuanced portrait of his jurisprudence. This compendium addresses the hot-button issues of the times, everything from abortion and the right to bear arms, to marriage, free speech, religious liberty, and so much more. It also presents the Justice's wise insights on perennial debates including the structure of government created by our Constitution and the proper methods for interpreting our laws. Brilliant and passionately argued, The Essential Scalia is an indispensable resource for anyone who wants to understand our Constitution, the American legal system, and one of our nation's most influential and highly regarded jurists and thinkers"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Judicial opinions > United States.
Law > United States > Cases.
Genre: Court decisions and opinions.

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