Bryan H. Wildenthal is associate professor of law and director of the Center for Law and Social Justice at Thomas . Wildenthal focuses on 5 topics: The Cherokee Cases, Indian Treaty Rights, Tribal Criminal Jurisdiction, Tribal Civil Jurisdiction, and Tribal Gambling
Wildenthal focuses on 5 topics: The Cherokee Cases, Indian Treaty Rights, Tribal Criminal Jurisdiction, Tribal Civil Jurisdiction, and Tribal Gambling. Each topic has an introduction section, a historical background section, and a description of the cases and the many issues. Each topic is also subdivided into its seminal Supreme Court cases such as Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock, Oliphant v. Sququamish, and Worcester v. Georgia.
The actual text of key treaties, court decisions, and other legal documents pertaining to the five tribal controversies are featured and analyzed.
This concise volume tracing the evolution of Native American sovereignty will supplement coursework in law, political science, . history, and American Indian studies.
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Charles Zelden, Bryan Wildenthal.
The "least dangerous branch": the Supreme Court and American war making ; Defining the new roles: the Court and war making in the early national era ; The Civil War: libertarian idealism versus wartime pragmatism ; Reconstruction and ex parte Milligan ; World War I and Justice Holmes's conscience ; World War II ; After World War II: traditions ; The Court and war in the nuclear age ; Youngstown.
Santa Barbara, California, Denver, Colorado, Oxford, England.
Explores and documents the causes and effects of the long history of vote denial on American politics, culture, law, and society. A timeline giving the history of voting rights from 1619, when Virginia planters voted for the first time, to 2000, when the Supreme Court invalidated Florida's recount process, which ultimately determined the outcome of the election. Excerpts of key legal documents including Reynolds v. Sims (one person, one vote) and Bush v. Gore (debate over nationalization of voting rights) show more.