Supreme Court for Dummies (Paperback)

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Supreme Court for Dummies (Paperback)


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Gives you the scoop on how the Court reaches its decisions

Get involved and track a case through the system

This fun and easy guide demystifies the federal court system by describing what kinds of cases the justices hear, outlining how cases reach the Supreme Court, clarifying legal terms, and explaining how the Court arrives at its decisions. You'll discover how to get inside the Court yourself and investigate both the key issues and the players involved.

The Dummies Way
* Explanations in plain English
* "Get in, get out" information
* Icons and other navigational aids
* Tear-out cheat sheet
* Top ten lists
* A dash of humor and fun.
Lisa Paddock, PhD, LLB, formerly a professor of English, is a lawyer and freelance journalist who specializes in intellectual property.
Product Details ISBN: 9780764508868
ISBN-10: 0764508865
Publisher: For Dummies
Publication Date: October 3rd, 2002
Pages: 384
Language: English
Series: For Dummies