ERIC Number: ED430827
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Patriots, Pirates, Politicians and Profit Seekers: New Hampshire Cases and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Blanchard, Joan M.; Bender, Martin J.
This case book provides New Hampshire high school students and teachers with state specific law related information and activities. The 37 cases, selected according to their constitutional significance, are organized into 13 sections as follows: (1) "The Early Years"; (2) "Carpetbaggers, Speculators, and Investors"; (3) "Border Disputes"; (4) "Citizens of Other States"; (5) "The World of the Court"; (6) "Pink Margarine and Water Power"; (7) "Bankruptcy and the Fields"; (8) "It's a Free Country"; (9) "He Can't Say That! Can He?"; (10) "Questions of Fairness"; (11) "The Attorney General and the Communists"; (12) "Fugitives from Justice"; (13) "Mr. Coolidge and the Fourth Amendment"; and (14) "Justices of the Supreme Court from New Hampshire." A list of excluded cases, a glossary, and a bibliography conclude the book. (MM)
Descriptors: Constitutional Law, Court Litigation, High Schools, Law Related Education, Laws, State History, State Legislation, United States History
New Hampshire Bar Association, Law-Related Education Program, 112 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: New Hampshire Bar Association, Concord.
Identifiers - Location: New Hampshire
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Fourth Amendment; United States Constitution