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Includes bibliographical references (pages -396) and index.
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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 Conclusion.
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