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The Importance of Bush v. Gore to All Americans

Alan M. Dershowitz

in Supreme Injustice: How the High Court Hijacked Election 2000

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195158076
eISBN:
9780199869848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195158075.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Aims to demonstrate that, during the (Bush vs Gore) US presidential election of 2000, by any reasonable standard of evaluation, the majority justices of the US Supreme Court failed to test the US ... More


Litigating the Child's Right to a Life Free from Violence: Seeking the Prohibition of Parental Physical Punishment of Children Through the Courts

Aoife Nolan

in Law and Childhood Studies: Current Legal Issues Volume 14

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199652501
eISBN:
9780191739217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652501.003.0029
Subject:
Law, Family Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Litigation efforts seeking the prohibition of parental physical punishment (PPP) have met with mixed success. While some judicial and quasi-judicial bodies have been prepared to hold that such ... More


The Story of Plyler v. Doe: The Education of Undocumented Children and the Polity

Michael A. Olivas

in No Undocumented Child Left Behind: Plyler v. Doe and the Education of Undocumented Schoolchildren

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814762448
eISBN:
9780814762455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762448.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter summarizes the legislative history leading to the legal case, and the various lower court rulings before that of the Supreme Court. Drawing from archival and other historical materials, ... More


Race, Class, and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Doctrine of Heteronormative Supremacy

Marc Stein

in Connexions: Histories of Race and Sex in North America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040399
eISBN:
9780252098819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040399.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter considers what it might mean to make race and class more central in our interpretations of the court's rulings on sex, marriage, and reproduction during the period commonly associated ... More


Right Against Economic Exploitation—Child Labour

Asha Bajpai

in Child Rights in India: Law, Policy, and Practice

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195670820
eISBN:
9780199082117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195670820.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter describes the rights against child labour. Any kind of work that places a child at risk is child labour. Poverty, parental illiteracy and ignorance, the tradition of making children ... More


Rhetorical Modes

in The Constitution of Electoral Speech Law: The Supreme Court and Freedom of Expression in Campaigns and Elections

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757249
eISBN:
9780804779609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757249.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter focuses on the means by which rhetorical modes of argument and analysis facilitate the articulation of the constitution of electoral speech law. Assuming that arguments do, in fact, ... More


The Common European Law of Torts: Volume Two

Christian Von Bar

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198298397
eISBN:
9780191685439
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298397.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This book is the second of a two-volume treatise on the law of non-contractual obligations. The result of a unique attempt to discover the common elements of the law of torts of all the member states ... More


The Baseball Trust: A History of Baseball's Antitrust Exemption

Stuart Banner

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199930296
eISBN:
9780190254575
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199930296.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The impact of antitrust law on sports is in the news all the time, especially when there is labor conflict between players and owners, or when a team wants to move to a new city. And if the majority ... More


2 The Story of Plyler v. Doe: The Education of Undocumented Children and the Polity

Michael A. Olivas

in No Undocumented Child Left Behind: Plyler v. Doe and the Education of Undocumented Schoolchildren

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814762448
eISBN:
9780814762455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762448.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter summarizes the legislative history leading to the legal case, and the various lower court rulings before that of the Supreme Court. Drawing from archival and other historical materials, ... More


Stalking, Competence to Stand Trial, and Criminal Responsibility

Douglas Mossman

in Stalking: Psychiatric perspectives and practical approaches

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195189841
eISBN:
9780197562383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195189841.003.0015
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

In the 1990s, stalking emerged as a new category of criminal offense and a distinct type of disordered behavior. A substantial fraction of stalkers suffer from delusional disorders or other severe ... More


Prospective Overruling

Mary Arden

in Human Rights and European Law: Building New Legal Orders

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198728573
eISBN:
9780191795411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728573.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter discusses the technique known as ‘prospective overruling’, which refers to any technique by which a court places an explicit limit on the retrospective effect of its decision. On the one ... More


Trends in Antistalking Legislation

David J. Kapley and John R. Cooke

in Stalking: Psychiatric perspectives and practical approaches

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195189841
eISBN:
9780197562383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195189841.003.0014
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

This chapter examines antistalking statutes in the United States and abroad. All state and the federal governments have adopted legal mechanisms to address stalking. These enactments attest to the ... More


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