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Uncertain Justice

The Roberts Court and the Constitution

Authors Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz delve into the U.S. Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts

To Establish Justice for All

The Past and Future of Civil Legal Aid in the United States

Author Earl Johnson Jr. details the history of federal legal services

Fair Deal for All Clients

How to Rekindle Pride in the Legal Profession

Lawyer Gerald F. Phillips takes on attorney billing

Redemption Songs: Suing for Freedom before Dred Scott

Legal historian Lea VanderVelde's groundbreaking book reveals the untold stories behind "freedom suits."

Law and Disorder

Absurdly Funny Moments from the Courts

An excerpt from Law and Disorder: Absurdly Funny Moments from the Courts, by Charles Sevilla.

The Classical Liberal Constitution

The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government

Erwin Chemerinsky is impressed and disturbed by Richard Epstein's The Classic Liberal Constitution.

Choosing the Future for American Juvenile Justice

Choosing the Future for American Juvenile Justice, examines the ongoing impact of the 1990's "superpredator" myth.

Black Against Empire

The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party

Black Against Empire is an unprecedented in-depth chronicle of the Black Panther Party.

The Divorce Papers

In The Divorce Papers, Susan Rieger's entertaining debut novel centers around family law and relationships.