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The Resource The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania : life and law in the Commonwealth, 1684-2017, edited by John J. Hare

The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania : life and law in the Commonwealth, 1684-2017, edited by John J. Hare

Label
The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania : life and law in the Commonwealth, 1684-2017
Title
The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Title remainder
life and law in the Commonwealth, 1684-2017
Statement of responsibility
edited by John J. Hare
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A narrative history of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Explores the court's notable decisions and why they matter in the broader context of Pennsylvania and American law and history"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
Illustrations
plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hare, John J.
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  • Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania
  • Law
  • Law
  • Pennsylvania
Label
The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania : life and law in the Commonwealth, 1684-2017, edited by John J. Hare
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / John J. Hare -- Introduction / Kenneth G. Gormley -- Selecting judges in Pennsylvania / Charles L. Becker and Ruxandra M. Laidacker -- The King's Bench powers / William S. Stickman IV -- The power of rulemaking / Renée Cohn Jubelirer, Robert L. Byer, and Meredith E. Carpenter -- The Supreme Court's singular criminal procedure work in a pivotal era / James A. Shellenberger and James A. Strazzella -- Supervising and regulating the practice of law / Thomas G. Wilkinson, Jr. and Roger B. Meilton -- Supervising and regulating the judiciary / Roger B. Meilton and Thomas G. Wilkinson, Jr -- The development and improvement of Pennsylvania's judicial computer system / Hon. Joseph A. Del Sole, Amy Ceraso and Thomas B. Darr -- The Supreme Court and the separation of powers under the Pennsylvania constitution / Howard J. Bashman -- The Supreme Court and religious liberty : the competing visions of William Penn and Chief Justice John Bannister Gibson / Gary S. Gildin -- Free expression vs. reputation : the Supreme Court's problematic weighing of interests / Carl A. Solano and Edward J. Sholinsky -- Women on the court and the court on women / Deborah L. Brake and Susan Frietsche -- Article I, section 28 of the Pennsylvania constitution : prohibiting the denial or abridgment of equality of rights because of sex / Phyllis W. Beck and Michele Hudzicki-Grimmig -- The enforcement of antidiscrimination laws / Teresa Ficken Sachs -- The Olmsted affair and the rise of federal power in revolutionary Pennsylvania / John J. Hare -- The floodgates of strict liability : the Johnstown flood of 1889, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, and the rise of modern American tort law / Jed H. Shugerman -- Pennsylvania medical malpractice law / Charles L. Becker, Shanin Specter, and Thomas R. Kline -- The ebb and flow of the law : the Supreme Court's product liability jurisprudence / James M. Beck -- Clash of titans : the Supreme Court and products liability / Clifford R. Rieders and Pamela L. Shipman -- The 1778-1779 Chester and Philadelphia treason trials : the Supreme Court as trial court / Carlton F.W. Larson -- Slavery and the Supreme Court : high court justices and the problem of fundamental justice / Paul Finkelman -- When felons don't kill : the felony murder rule in Pennsylvania / Arthur G. LeFrancois -- The Supreme Court and the labor movement / Jeffrey P. Bauman -- The Homestead lockout of 1892 and jurisprudence in Pennsylvania / Melvyn Dubofsky -- Defining the role of the legislature in regulating the economy / Vincent C. Deliberato, Jr -- Pennsylvania administrative law / John L. Gedid -- Afterword / Chief Justice Thomas G. Saylor -- Appendix A: the reports of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court / Joel Fishman, Ph. D -- Appendix B: historical list of Supreme Court justices
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xi, 444 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780271080116
Lccn
2017033576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1002043877
Label
The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania : life and law in the Commonwealth, 1684-2017, edited by John J. Hare
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / John J. Hare -- Introduction / Kenneth G. Gormley -- Selecting judges in Pennsylvania / Charles L. Becker and Ruxandra M. Laidacker -- The King's Bench powers / William S. Stickman IV -- The power of rulemaking / Renée Cohn Jubelirer, Robert L. Byer, and Meredith E. Carpenter -- The Supreme Court's singular criminal procedure work in a pivotal era / James A. Shellenberger and James A. Strazzella -- Supervising and regulating the practice of law / Thomas G. Wilkinson, Jr. and Roger B. Meilton -- Supervising and regulating the judiciary / Roger B. Meilton and Thomas G. Wilkinson, Jr -- The development and improvement of Pennsylvania's judicial computer system / Hon. Joseph A. Del Sole, Amy Ceraso and Thomas B. Darr -- The Supreme Court and the separation of powers under the Pennsylvania constitution / Howard J. Bashman -- The Supreme Court and religious liberty : the competing visions of William Penn and Chief Justice John Bannister Gibson / Gary S. Gildin -- Free expression vs. reputation : the Supreme Court's problematic weighing of interests / Carl A. Solano and Edward J. Sholinsky -- Women on the court and the court on women / Deborah L. Brake and Susan Frietsche -- Article I, section 28 of the Pennsylvania constitution : prohibiting the denial or abridgment of equality of rights because of sex / Phyllis W. Beck and Michele Hudzicki-Grimmig -- The enforcement of antidiscrimination laws / Teresa Ficken Sachs -- The Olmsted affair and the rise of federal power in revolutionary Pennsylvania / John J. Hare -- The floodgates of strict liability : the Johnstown flood of 1889, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, and the rise of modern American tort law / Jed H. Shugerman -- Pennsylvania medical malpractice law / Charles L. Becker, Shanin Specter, and Thomas R. Kline -- The ebb and flow of the law : the Supreme Court's product liability jurisprudence / James M. Beck -- Clash of titans : the Supreme Court and products liability / Clifford R. Rieders and Pamela L. Shipman -- The 1778-1779 Chester and Philadelphia treason trials : the Supreme Court as trial court / Carlton F.W. Larson -- Slavery and the Supreme Court : high court justices and the problem of fundamental justice / Paul Finkelman -- When felons don't kill : the felony murder rule in Pennsylvania / Arthur G. LeFrancois -- The Supreme Court and the labor movement / Jeffrey P. Bauman -- The Homestead lockout of 1892 and jurisprudence in Pennsylvania / Melvyn Dubofsky -- Defining the role of the legislature in regulating the economy / Vincent C. Deliberato, Jr -- Pennsylvania administrative law / John L. Gedid -- Afterword / Chief Justice Thomas G. Saylor -- Appendix A: the reports of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court / Joel Fishman, Ph. D -- Appendix B: historical list of Supreme Court justices
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xi, 444 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780271080116
Lccn
2017033576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1002043877

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