Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: Justice Blackmun x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Citizen Blackmun

Tinsley E. Yarbrough

in Harry A. Blackmun: The Outsider Justice

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195141238
eISBN:
9780199851577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195141238.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

George Will, in his column “Justice Blackmun's Outburst” pointed out how Justice Blackmun was no longer able to separate his personal beliefs and emotions with constitutional reasoning as Blackmun ... More


Epilogue: “Poor Harry!”

Tinsley E. Yarbrough

in Harry A. Blackmun: The Outsider Justice

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195141238
eISBN:
9780199851577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195141238.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Although Justice Blackmun held a high position in one of the world's most powerful and influential institutions, Blackmun's psychologist daughter Nancy explained how, because of his childhood and his ... More


New Abolitionist Voices in the 1990s

Jeffrey L. Kirchmeier

in Imprisoned by the Past: Warren McCleskey and the American Death Penalty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199967933
eISBN:
9780190225612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199967933.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines how many new voices spoke out against capital punishment starting in the 1990s. After Warren McCleskey’s case revealed that the death penalty would not be abolished through a ... More


Warren McCleskey and the Electric Chair

Jeffrey L. Kirchmeier

in Imprisoned by the Past: Warren McCleskey and the American Death Penalty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199967933
eISBN:
9780190225612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199967933.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter recounts the history of the electric chair and describes Warren McCleskey’s execution in Georgia’s electric chair. The electric chair is an American execution method that has a unique ... More


View: