Curious Case Of Kiryas Joel

Author: Louis Grumet
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1613735030
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In The Curious Case of Kiryas Joel, plaintiff Louis Grumet opens a window onto the Satmar Hasidic community and details the inside story of his fight for the First Amendment.

Three Men In A Room

Author: Seymour Lachman
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Although Lachman's story takes place in one of the country's most progressive states, the problems described in this book are rampant in statehouses throughout the country.

When The Nazis Came To Skokie

Author: Philippa Strum
Publisher: Univ Pr of Kansas
Size: 11.26 MB
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Philippa Strum's dramatic retelling of the events in Skokie (and in the courts) shows why the case ignited such enormous controversy and challenged our understanding of and commitment to First Amendment values.

The Leo Frank Case

Author: Leonard Dinnerstein
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820331791
Size: 75.23 MB
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In his preface to the revised edition, Leonard Dinnerstein discusses the ongoing cultural impact of the Frank affair.

Same Sex Marriage And The Constitution

Author: Evan Gerstmann
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521009522
Size: 30.57 MB
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Same Sex Marriage and the Constitution argues that same-sex marriage is an important constitutional issue facing society.

The Lustre Of Our Country

Author: John T. Noonan Jr.
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520925526
Size: 16.64 MB
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Throughout the book, Noonan shows how the free exercise of religion led to profound changes in American law—he discusses abolition, temperance, and civil rights—and how the legal notion of religious liberty influenced revolutionary ...

The Pious Ones

Author: Joseph Berger
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062123351
Size: 48.46 MB
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In The Pious Ones, New York Times journalist Joseph Berger traces their origins in eighteenth-century Eastern Europe, illuminating their dynamics and core beliefs that remain so enigmatic to outsiders.

The Culture Of Disbelief

Author: Stephen L. Carter
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385474989
Size: 52.36 MB
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In an updated version of his successful book, the author of Reflections of an Affirmative Action Baby argues that religion can play a role in the nation's politics, law and culture while maintaining its separation from state. Reprint.

Breaking In

Author: Joan Biskupic
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 0374712417
Size: 32.50 MB
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And this is not just a tale about breaking barriers as a Puerto Rican. It's about breaking barriers as a justice.