Legalines on Constitutional Law: Keyed to Rotunda

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West Academic, Jan 31, 1998 - Law - 316 pages
This book provides casebriefs for the important cases in the constitutional law casebook by Rotunda. It includes the facts of the case, issues, holdings, and the court's reasoning. It also has a summary of the relevant law in order to show how the casebriefs work together with the law. This title includes cases pertaining to judicial review, the doctrine of implied power, state power to regulate commerce, commerce clause and federal power, executive and legislative branches, due process, state action, equal protection, congressional enforcement of civil rights, freedom of speech, and religion and the Constitution.

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Contents

JUDICIAL REVIEW
1
Advisory Opinions
8
THE DOCTRINE OF IMPLIED POWER
14
1 Public safety and welfare
19
REGULATION OF OUTGOING COMMERCE
25
F PREEMPTION
31
COMMERCE CLAUSE AND FEDERAL POWER
34
B COMMERCE CLAUSE CASES AFTER 1936
40
4 Denial of funding
164
The Right to Die
170
CONGRESSIONAL ENFORCEMENT OF CIVIL RIGHTS
176
Challenge to the 1970 Voting Rights Act Amendments
178
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
186
TIME PLACE AND MANNER RESTRICTIONS
194
Government Subsidization of Speech
201
E THE BROADCAST MEDIA
211

MODERN USE OF THE COMMERCE POWER
46
EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE BRANCHES
57
Power to suspend claims
63
CITIZENSHIP
66
G LEGISLATIVE VETO
75
DUE PROCESS
88
STATE ACTION
107
B THE PUBLIC FUNCTION
108
E LICENSING OF PRIVATE FACILITIES
114
EQUAL PROTECTION
123
The relevance of discriminatory impact in finding
131
Alienage
137
Sex
141
b Age
148
Property qualification
152
Privacy
158
Fair Trial and the Free Press
216
Advertising Restrictions Upheld for Protection of Lawyer Reputations
222
Protection Against Publication of Sensitive Personal Documents
228
Political Patronage
234
OBSCENITY
245
Injunctions
254
RELIGION
255
6 Public assistance to religious schools
260
Public Forums
267
b Sunday closing laws affecting nonChristians
273
PROCEDURAL ASPECTS OF CONSTITUTIONAL LITIGATION
278
B MOOTNESS
279
Congressional Standing
285
TABLE OF CASES
289
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