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"The first step in reclaiming the protections of the Constitution, says Chemerinsky, is to recognize that right-wing justices are imposing their personal prejudices, not making neutral decisions about the scope of the Constitution, as they claim, or following the 'original meaning' of the Constitution."--Book jacket.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : The Constitution touches everyone Separate and unequal schools The imperious presidency Dismantling the wall separating church and state The vanishing rights of criminal defendants The erosion of individual liberties Closing the courthouse doors Conclusion : Reclaiming the Constitution.
KF4550 .C426 2010
New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, 2010.