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American Law Yearbook, 2020 Edition

  • Series Name: American Law Yearbook Series
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  • ISBN-10: 0028677420
  • ISBN-13: 9780028677422
  • DDC: 348.7303
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 340 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2020, 2019, 2018
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Available January 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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Overview

American Law Yearbook gathers together the top legal stories of the previous year, discussed in concise entries written by legal experts. Contents include the full U.S. Supreme Court docket as well as important lower court decisions and interesting cases in the public eye.

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American Law Yearbook Series

AMERICAN LAW YEARBOOK gathers together the top legal stories of the previous year, discussed in concise entries written by legal experts. Contents include the U.S. Supreme Court docket as well as important lower court decisions and interesting cases in the public eye, in addition to biographies of notable legal figures.

Features and Benefits

  • Lists previous year’s executive orders; features a selection of excerpted primary documents from entries covered in the book; provides cases cited and subject index.

What's New

  • All entries in this volume are original, created content (see Table of Contents for listing.)

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 0028676505 | ISBN-13: 9780028676500

Table of Contents

Preface.
Abortion.
Administrative Law.
Age Discrimination.
Appellate Procedure.
Assisted Suicide.
Asylum.
Bankruptcy.
Campaign Finance.
Capital Punishment.
Cease and Desist Order.
Child Custody.
Civil Procedure.
Clean Water Act.
Commerce Clause.
Constitutional Law.
Consumer Protection.
Contempt.
Copyright.
Crime.
Criminal Law.
Criminal Procedure.
Death Penalty.
Defamation.
Discrimination.
Drugs and Narcotics.
Education Law.
Election Law.
Emolument.
Employment Discrimination.
Employment Law.
Environmental Law.
Equal Protection.
Ethics.
Federal Communications Commission.
Fifth Amendment.
First Amendment.
Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA).
Forfeiture.
Fourth Amendment.
Fraud.
Free Exercise Clause.
Freedom of Religion.
Freedom of Speech.
Gun Control.
Habeas Corpus.
Health Care.
Health Law.
Immigration.
Impeachment.
Judiciary.
Jurisdiction.
Justice Department.
Juvenile Law.
Labor Law.
Libel.
Maritime Law.
Medicaid.
Medical Malpractice.
Mineral Rights.
Native American Rights.
Pardon.
Patents.
Perjury.
Police Power.
Pornography.
Preemption.
Product Liability.
Prostitution.
Public Records Act.
Racial Discrimination.
Religion.
Res Judicata.
Same-Sex Marriage.
Securities.
Self-Incrimination.
Sentencing.
Separation of Powers.
Sex Discrimination.
Sex Offenses.
Sixth Amendment.
Sovereign Immunity.
Sports Law.
States' Rights.
Technology.
Trademarks.
Twenty-First Amendment.
Voting Rights.
Bibliography.
Glossary.
Abbreviations.
Table of Cases Cited.
Index by Name and Subject.