The comprehensive reference guide to American law features entries written by more than three hundred experts on everything from the Salem witchcraft trials to wiretapping.This data led to an argument that capital punishment violated the equal protection guarantees of the Fourteenth Amendment. ... When defendants argue that race tainted the trial, they may point out that some of those involved in the case made reference to racial epithets, ... Paulette Caldwell outlines their dilemma in her celebrated essay aA Hair Piece, a which shows how civil rights policies covering race, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Oxford Companion to American Law|
|Author||:||Kermit L. Hall|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2002-05-02|