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Congress and the Fourteenth Amendment: Enforcing Liberty and Equality in the States

William B. Glidden
Format
Book
Published
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2013]
Language
English
ISBN
9780739185735 (cloth : alk. paper), 073918573X (cloth : alk. paper), 9780739185742 (electronic)
Contents
  • An overview of the post-Civil War constitutional amendments
  • The Thirteenth Amendment and the 1866 Civil Rights Act
  • The original meaning of the Fourteenth Amendment
  • Applying constitutional rules for governance over time
  • The Supreme Court eviscerated the privileges or immunities clause and section five
  • Congress, protective laws, and the court in the 20th century
  • The judicial supremacy and state action doctrines should be removed from section five
  • Section five should be restored to the Constitution in its full original meaning so Congress can protect our Fourteenth Amendment rights.
Description
x, 177 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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