In Our Defense: The Bill Of Rights In Action
The Bill of Rights defines and defends the freedoms we enjoy as Americans -- from the right to bear arms to the right to a civil jury. Using the dramatic true stories of people whose lives have been deeply affected by such issues as the death penalty and the right to privacy, attorneys Ellen Alderman and Caroline Kennedy reveal how the majestic priciples of...more
It would be 4 stars now, even dated, had the foot/endnotes been better structured. There is no link in the text to the notes, so you have to search the endnotes for each chapter in the appendix in order to find relevant material.
That said, like their book The Right to Privacy this is an entertaining and enlightening...more