The Resource Courting justice : ten New Jersey cases that shook the nation, Paul L. Tractenberg, editor ; foreword by Deborah T. Poritz

Courting justice : ten New Jersey cases that shook the nation, Paul L. Tractenberg, editor ; foreword by Deborah T. Poritz

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Courting justice : ten New Jersey cases that shook the nation
Title
Courting justice
Title remainder
ten New Jersey cases that shook the nation
Statement of responsibility
Paul L. Tractenberg, editor ; foreword by Deborah T. Poritz
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten cases decided between 1960 and 2011, including the Karen Ann Quinlan decision, the Baby M case, the Mount Laurel decision, Megan's Law, and the series of decisions known as Abbott/Robinson that directed state funding of poor urban schools on par with suburban districts, shed light on landmark decisions and their impact on national and global events. Different experts cover each case, providing insight into the court's approach and decision-making process
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
347.749/07
Index
index present
LC call number
KF220
LC item number
.C67 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Rivergate regionals
Label
Courting justice : ten New Jersey cases that shook the nation, Paul L. Tractenberg, editor ; foreword by Deborah T. Poritz
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Henningsen v. Bloomfield Motors, Inc. (1960): promoting product safety by protecting consumers of defective goods / Jay M. Feinman and Caitlin Edwards -- Marini v. Ireland (1970): protecting low-income renters by judicial shock therapy / Richard H. Chused -- Southern Burlington County NAACP v. Township of Mount Laurel (1975): establishing a right to affordable housing throughout the state by confronting the inequality demon / Robert C. Holmes -- In Re Karen Ann Quinlan (1976): establishing a patient's right to die in dignity / Robert S. Olick and Paul W. Armstrong -- Right To Choose v. Byrne (1982): establishing a state constitutional right to publicly funded abortions / Louis Raveson -- State v. Hunt (1982): protecting privacy from unwarranted searches amid a national roadmap to independent state constitutional rights / Robert F. Williams -- In The Matter Of Baby M (1988): reining in surrogate parenting and protecting a child's best interests -- Suzanne A. Kim -- Lehmann v. Toys-R-Us (1993): protecting employees from sexual harassment and a hostile work environment / Fredric Gross -- Doe v. Poritz and Megan's law (1995): the subtle art of judicial deference to the legislature / Ronald K. Chen -- New jersey's school funding litigation, Robinson v. Cahill and Abbott v. Burke (2011): the epitome of the state supreme court as an independent, progressive voice in guaranteeing constitutional rights / Paul L. Tractenberg -- New Jersey's 1947 constitution and the creation of a modern state supreme court / John B. Wefing
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ocn861693108
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Extent
1 online resource (xi, 268 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781461948728
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1bt55qh
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.b32109891
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)861693108
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