Title

Congressional participation as amicus curiae before the U.S. Supreme Court.

SelectedWorks Author Profiles:

Judithanne Scourfield McLauchlan

Document Type

Book

Publication Date

2005

Date Issued

2005-01-01

Date Available

2013-10-10

ISBN

1593320884

Abstract

Introduction : Congress befriends the court -- Members of Congress as "friends of the court" -- Choosing when to file -- Congressional motivations for filing amicus curiae briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court -- When Congress speaks, does the Supreme Court listen? -- Congressional amici and the future of Congress-court relations.

Comments

Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-255) and indexes. For full access, check out the book through the USF St. Petersburg Library (KF8742.M359 2005), request it on interlibrary loan, or order it through a book dealer.

Language

en_US

Publisher

LFB Scholarly Pub.

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