Bush v. Gore : the court cases and the commentary /

"In the first half of this volume gathers what we and the editors at the Brookings Institution Press believe to be the most important legal documents in the Bush-Gore confrontation...The book begins with the early advisory rulings on the recounts by Florida state officials. It moves on to the i...

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Other Authors: Dionne, E. J., Kristol, William.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2001.
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Table of Contents:
  • Chronology
  • Introduction: The Florida Moment
  • Court Cases
  • Advisory Opinion DE 00-10, Florida Department of State, Division of Elections, November 13, 2000
  • Advisory Opinion DE 00-11, Florida Department of State, Division of Elections, November 13, 2000
  • Advisory Opinion DE 00-13, Florida Department of State, Division of Elections, November 13, 2000
  • Advisory Legal Opinion AGO 2000-65, Florida Attorney General, November 14, 2000
  • McDermott v. Harris, Leon County (Florida) Circuit Court, November 14, 2000
  • Palm Beach County Canvassing Board v. Harris, Supreme Court of Florida, November 21, 2000
  • Bush v. Palm Beach County Canvassing Board, Supreme Court of the United States, December 4, 2000
  • Gore v. Harris, Leon County (Florida) Circuit Court, December 4, 2000
  • Gore v. Harris, Supreme Court of Florida, December 8, 2000
  • Bush v. Gore, Supreme Court of the United States, December 9, 2000
  • Bush v. Gore, Supreme Court of the United States, December 12, 2000
  • Per Curiam
  • Chief Justice Rehnquist, concurring
  • Justice Stevens, dissenting
  • Justice Souter, dissenting
  • Justice Ginsburg, dissenting
  • Justice Breyer, dissenting
  • Gore v. Harris, Supreme Court of Florida
  • Order on Remand, December 14, 2000
  • Opinion, December 22, 2000
  • Commentary November 7-21, 2000
  • Scrap This System from The Washington Post / E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • Gore's Spoiled Ballot from The Weekly Standard / David Tell and William Kristol
  • The Electoral College, Unfair from Day One from The New York Times / Akhil Reed Amar
  • A Gore Coup d'Etat? from The Wall Street Journal
  • A Time to Act Presidential from The Washington Post
  • Counting the Vote: Stop This Litigation from The Wall Street Journal / Griffin Bell
  • Dept. of Close Calls: George W.'s Cousin from The New Yorker / Jane Mayer
  • Suddenly, Bush Likes the Lawyers from The Washington Post / E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • The Gore Coup from The Weekly Standard / David Tell
  • Can Gore Ever Win? from The New York Times / Thomas L. Friedman
  • Why the Restraint? from The National Review / Richard Lowry
  • Commentary November 22-December 9, 2000
  • What Now? from Slate / Alan Brinkley and Michael W. McConnell
  • This Willful Court from The Washington Post / George F. Will
  • Supremely Ill-Judged from The Wall Street Journal / Michael W. McConnell
  • Hands Off from The New Republic / Jonathan Rauch
  • Gore Owes It to Nation to Fight On from The Boston Globe / Thomas E. Mann
  • Our Imperial Judiciary from Time / Charles Krauthammer
  • Crowning the Imperial Judiciary from The New York Times / William Kristol
  • Deadlines and Dishonesty from The Washington Post / Michael Kinsley
  • The Judicial-Activist State from The National Review / Ramesh Ponnuru
  • The Phantom Poll Booth from The New York Review of Books / Ronald Dworkin
  • Florida Fatigue from The Washington Post / E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • A Legislature's Duty from The Wall Street Journal / John Yoo
  • Rein in the Legislature from The Washington Post / Peter M. Shane
  • Florida Ballot Spoilage Likelier for Blacks from The Washington Post / John Mintz and Dan Keating
  • First Principles in Florida from The Weekly Standard / Noemie Emery
  • Gov. Bush's Cynical End-Around in the Florida Legislature from The Boston Globe / Thomas Oliphant
  • Keep Them Out! from The New York Times / Bob Herbert
  • W. Stands for Wrongful from The LA Weekly / Harold Meyerson
  • Double Standard from The Washington Post / E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • Ghosts in Florida from The Washington Post / Colbert I. King
  • Commentary December 10-13, 2000
  • A President by Judicial Fiat from The Weekly Standard / William Kristol
  • Our Robed Masters from The Weekly Standard / Robert N. Hochman
  • Let the Voters Decide from The Washington Post / E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • The Equal-Protection Card from The National Review / Michael Greve
  • The Court Casts Its Vote from The New York Times / Pamela S. Karlan
  • Left Tells Right: "Heads I Win, Tails You Lose" from The Wall Street Journal / Randy E. Barnett
  • In Blocking Vote Count, High Court Shows Which Team It's Rooting For from The Los Angeles Times / Ronald Brownstein
  • Florida's Silver Lining from The American Prospect / Nicholas Confessore
  • Let the Count Continue from The Washington Post / Jesse L. Jackson and John J. Sweeney
  • No Surprise. It's an Activist Court from The New York Times / Larry D. Kramer
  • Judicial Activism on Trial from The Washington Post / George F. Will
  • Commentary December 14, 2000...
  • A Place Forever Changed by Indecision 2000 from The Palm Beach Post / Frank Cerabino
  • Constitutional Crash Landing from The National Review / Richard A. Epstein
  • So Much for States' Rights from The Washington Post / E.J. Dionne Jr.
  • A Muddled Ruling from The Wall Street Journal / Michael W. McConnell
  • Partisanship Rules from The Nation / Eric Foner
  • Supreme Travesty of Justice from The Washington Post / Mary McGrory
  • Another Kind of Bitter Split from The New York Times / Linda Greenhouse
  • A Failure of Reason from The New York Times / Anthony Lewis
  • A Brand New Game from The Washington Post / Scott Turow
  • A New Voting Rights Movement from The New York Times / Lani Guinier
  • The Bush Victory from The Weekly Standard / David Tell
  • The Supreme Court Commits Suicide from The New Republic / Jeffrey Rosen
  • Unsafe Harbor from The New Republic / The Editors
  • An Act of Courage from The Weekly Standard / Nelson Lund
  • Equal Protection Run Amok from The Weekly Standard / John J. DiIulio Jr.
  • The Real Division in the Court from The Weekly Standard / Michael S. Greve
  • Eppur Si Muove from The New Yorker / Hendrik Hertzberg
  • Why the Florida Recount Was Egregiously One-Sided from The National Journal / Stuart Taylor Jr.
  • Contempt of Court from The American Prospect / Randall Kennedy
  • What We'll Remember in 2050 from The Chronicle of Higher Education / Cass Sunstein and Harvey J. Mansfield

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