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eBook American Law Yearbook, 2018 Edition

  • Series Name: American Law Yearbook Series
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  • ISBN-10: 1410377768
  • ISBN-13: 9781410377760
  • DDC: 348.7303
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 340 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2018, 2017, 2016
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released January 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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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: 141037775X | ISBN-13: 9781410377753

Table of Contents

Preface.
Abortion.
Antitrust Law.
Arbitration.
Bankruptcy.
Capital Punishment.
Civil Procedure.
Civil Rights.
Class Action.
Clean Air Act.
Commercial Law.
Conflict of Interest.
Constitutional Law.
Consumer Protection.
Copyright.
Corruption.
Counsel.
Crime.
Criminal Procedure.
Death Penalty.
Defamation.
Disability Law.
Discrimination.
Double Jeopardy.
Due Process.
Education Law.
In Focus: Proposals Would Eliminate University Tenure Systems.
In Focus: Public Schools in America: Education or Indoctrination?
Election Law.
Eminent Domain.
Emolument.
In Focus: The Emoluments Clause and Standing to Sue.
Employment Law.
Endangered Species Act.
Energy.
Entrapment.
Environmental Law.
ERISA.
Establishment Clause.
Fair Housing Act.
False Claims Act.
Family Law.
Felony.
First Amendment.
Forfeiture.
Fourth Amendment.
Fraud.
Free Exercise Clause.
Gambling.
Gay and Lesbian Rights.
Gerrymandering.
Gun Control.
Habeas Corpus.
Health Law.
Immigration.
Immunity.
Ineffective Counsel.
Insider Trading.
Insurance.
International Law.
Judiciary.
Juries.
Jurisdiction.
Juvenile Law.
Labor Law.
In Focus: Right-to-Work Debate Intensifies.
Law Firms.
Limitations.
Media (or Mass Communication) Law.
In Focus: Should the FCC Bring Back the Fairness Doctrine?
Merger.
Native American Rights.
Patents.
Police Power.
Premises.
Presidential Powers.
Prisons.
Privacy.
Restitution.
Right to Privacy.
Sanctuary Cities.
In Focus: Sanctuary Cities: Humane Policy or Unlawful Act?
Second Amendment.
Sentencing.
Sex Offenses.
Sixth Amendment.
Sovereign Immunity.
Sports Law.
Standing.
Supreme Court Justice.
Terrorism.
Transgender.
Veterans' Rights.
Voting Rights.
In Focus: Voter ID: Protecting Election Integrity or Voter Suppression?
Water Rights.
Bibliography.
Glossary.
Abbreviations.
Table of Cases Cited.
Index by Name and Subject.