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Justice Kennedy's Jurisprudence: The Full and Necessary Meaning of Liberty

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To understand today's Supreme Court, it is essential to understand the judicial philosophy of its swing vote. For twenty years, Justice Anthony M. Kennedy has voted with the majority more than any of his colleagues. He has provided the deciding vote in cases involving politically charged issues such as affirmative action, the 2000 presidential election, religious expressio ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published September 3rd 2009 by University Press of Kansas (first published September 1st 2009)
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Luke Martin
Oct 09, 2018 rated it it was ok
Thorough but so, so dense. The writing is academic, dry and verbose. I would not have finished it if I didn't have to read it for work and, really, neither should you.
John Roskelley
May 06, 2010 rated it really liked it
My rating would be higher if the author addressed a more lay audience. Rather, he assumes the reader has extensive knowledge and understanding of consitutional principles. The book does a good job of analyzing Justice Anthony M. Kennedy's rulings while on the U.S. Supreme Court.
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