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A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787, Scott Douglas Gerber

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A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787
Title
A distinct judicial power
Title remainder
the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787
Statement of responsibility
Scott Douglas Gerber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title provides a comprehensive critical analysis of the origins of judicial independence in the United States. The book examines the political theory of an independent judiciary and chronicles how each of the original 13 states and their colonial antecedents treated their respective judiciaries
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1961-
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Gerber, Scott Douglas
Dewey number
347.73/12
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Judicial independence
  • Judges
  • Judicial power
Label
A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787, Scott Douglas Gerber
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-396) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The history of ideas : from Aristotle's theory of a mixed constitution to John Adams's modifications of Montesquieu -- Article III of the Constitution of the United States -- Virginia : constitutionalizing judicial independence prior to the U.S. Constitution -- Massachusetts : a "safety-valve" theory of judicial independence -- New Hampshire : judicial review in the Rockingham County inferior court -- Maryland : Chancellor Theodorick Bland and salaries that "ought to be secured" -- Connecticut : disestablishment and judicial independence -- Rhode Island : last bastion of legislative supremacy -- North Carolina : Governor Thomas Burke and the origins of judicial review -- South Carolina : judicial review without an independent judiciary -- New Jersey : the first state court precedent for judicial review -- New York : persistent threats to judicial independence -- Pennsylvania : (almost) adopting the federal model -- Delaware : a high court of errors and appeals -- Georgia : ineffective and dependent judges
Control code
ocn729244683
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 413 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199780969
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)729244683
Label
A distinct judicial power : the origins of an independent judiciary, 1606-1787, Scott Douglas Gerber
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-396) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The history of ideas : from Aristotle's theory of a mixed constitution to John Adams's modifications of Montesquieu -- Article III of the Constitution of the United States -- Virginia : constitutionalizing judicial independence prior to the U.S. Constitution -- Massachusetts : a "safety-valve" theory of judicial independence -- New Hampshire : judicial review in the Rockingham County inferior court -- Maryland : Chancellor Theodorick Bland and salaries that "ought to be secured" -- Connecticut : disestablishment and judicial independence -- Rhode Island : last bastion of legislative supremacy -- North Carolina : Governor Thomas Burke and the origins of judicial review -- South Carolina : judicial review without an independent judiciary -- New Jersey : the first state court precedent for judicial review -- New York : persistent threats to judicial independence -- Pennsylvania : (almost) adopting the federal model -- Delaware : a high court of errors and appeals -- Georgia : ineffective and dependent judges
Control code
ocn729244683
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 413 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199780969
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)729244683

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