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Home Building and Loan Association v. Blaisdell

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Bronson v. Kinzie

Bronson v. Kinzie  

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42 U.S. 311 (1843), submitted without oral argument, decided 23 Feb. 1843 by vote of 6 to 1; Taney for the Court, McLean in dissent, Story and McKinley not participating. Bronson exemplified the ...
Charles Evans Hughes

Charles Evans Hughes  

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(b. Glen Falls, New York, 11 Apr. 1862; d. Osterville, Massachusetts, 27 Aug. 1948)US; Governor of New York 1906–10, Republican presidential candidate 1916 Hughes, the son of a Baptist preacher, was ...
Contract Law

Contract Law  

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One of the eleven core subjects a law student must pass to qualify as a candidate for admission to practise law. See Priestley eleven.The principles of contract law govern ...
contracts Clause

contracts Clause  

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The Contracts Clause is an important part of the history of property rights in America. Under the Articles of Confederation (1781–1789), the newly independent states responded to the economic ...
George Sutherland

George Sutherland  

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Associate Justice, 1922–38• Born: Mar. 25, 1862, Buckinghamshire, England• Education: University of Michigan Law School, 1883• Previous government service: Utah Senate, 1896–1900; U.S. representative ...
History and Law

History and Law  

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The relationship between history and law can be understood from at least two fundamentally different perspectives. First, the relationship can be approached from the vantage point of law practice and ...
Home Building and Loan Association v. Blaisdell

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John W. Johnson

The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States (2 ed.)

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290 U.S. 398 (1934), argued 8 and 9 Nov. 1933, decided 8 June 1934 by vote of

Presidential Emergency Powers

Presidential Emergency Powers  

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Presidential emergency powers should be distinguished into two categories, even though the boundary between them is sometimes obscure: the power to act in a crisis based entirely on the president's ...
Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United States

Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United States  

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• 295 U.S. 495 (1935)• Vote: 9–0• For the Court: Hughes• 295 U.S. 495 (1935)• Vote: 9–0• For the Court: HughesDuring the early 1930s President Franklin ...

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