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Justice Hugo Black and Modern America

by Tony Freyer

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Published by University Alabama Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Central government,
  • Courts & procedure,
  • Lawyers & Judges,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Legal History,
  • Law / Legal History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8073424M
    ISBN 100817311947
    ISBN 109780817311940
    OCLC/WorldCa228063485

    Hugo L. Black and the Dilemma of American Liberalism. Edited by Oscar Handlin. Edited by Oscar Handlin. Glenview, IL: Scott, Foresman/Little, Brown Higher Education,   Hugo Lafayette Black (Febru -- Septem ) was an American politician and jurist. A member of the Democratic Party, Black represented Alabama in the United States Senate from.

    Hugo L. Black: Cold Steel Warrior. Oxford University Press. Howard Ball. The Vision and the Dream of Justice Hugo L. Black: An Examination of a Judicial Philosophy. University of Alabama Press. pp. Hugo Black; Elizabeth Black. Mr. Justice and Mrs. Black: The Memoirs of Hugo L. Black and Elizabeth Black. Random House. pp. Download Citation | Book Review: In the Hands of the People: The Trial Jury's Origins, Triumphs, Troubles, and Future in American Democracy by William L. Dwyer | .

      It was the rotten, corrupt, British system known as “mercantilism” brought to America. Then there is the twentieth-century Hamiltonian Justice Hugo Black, FDR’s favorite Ku Kluk Klansmen. Nominated to the Supreme Court in , Black had been a member of the KKK ever since the early s. On Aug , President Franklin D. Roosevelt nominated then-Senator Hugo Black of Alabama to the Supreme Court. Despite controversies about his past membership in the KKK, the Justice would go on to serve for more than three decades, establishing an impressive legacy of support for civil liberties and strict adherence to the text of the Constitution.


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Justice Hugo Black and Modern America by Tony Freyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Justice Hugo Black and Modern America First Edition by Tony Freyer (Editor) ISBN Format: Paperback. Justice Hugo Black and modern America.

Tuscaloosa, Ala.: University of Alabama Press, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Hugo LaFayette Black; Hugo LaFayette Black; Hugo LaFayette Black; Hugo LaFayette Black: Material Type: Biography, Conference publication, Government publication, State or province government publication: Document.

The struggle to accommodate both individual freedom and community welfare shaped modern America. American have disagreed about whether federal protection of national welfare could be reconciled with defense of individual rights; however, no public figure worked longer or more consistently to meet this challenge than Alabama’s Hugo L.

Black. Justice Black and the First Amendment / Anthony Lewis --Justice Black and the language of freedom / Irving Dilliard --Justice Hugo Black: craftsman of the law / Gerald T. Dunne --Justice Black: local control and federalism / Timothy G. O'Rourke, Abigail M. Thernstrom --Hugo Black enters his hundredth year: some heavenly reflections on the.

The extraordinary story of a man who bestrode his era like a colossus, Hugo Black is the first and only comprehensive biography of the Supreme Court Justice of thirty four years, ().

Once a member of the Ku Klux Klan, Black became one of the most celebrated and important civil libertarians in the history of the United States and the chief twentieth-century proponent Cited by:   THE ANTAGONISTS Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and Civil Liberties in Modern America. By James F.

Simon. Illustrated. New York: Simon & Schuster. $   Associate Justice Hugo Black () styled himself a First Amendment absolutist. While predating modern debates over textualism and originalism, Black articulated his position on grounds consistent both with textual originalism and original intent.

Simon, James F. The Antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and Civil Liberties in Modern America. New York: Simon and Schuster, Iannacci, Nicandro.

"Hugo Black, unabashed partisan for the Constitution." National Constitution Center, Aug "Reflections on Justice Black and Freedom of Speech.". Hugo Black and the KKK. On AugFranklin D. Roosevelt called Hugo Black into his office, and, after a few minutes of small talk, removed a Supreme Court nomination form from his desk and handed the paper to Black.

Thus Hugo Black was nominated as a United States Supreme Court Justice. Hugo La Fayette Black was a Supreme Court justice for over three decades, and is remembered as a defender of civil rights.

(Samuel Johnson Woolf,courtesy National Portrait Gallery. Hugo Black was ineligible, this group contended, because he was a senator when an act was passed entitling Supreme Court justices to full pay after their retirement.

Moreover, Justice Van Devanter had not resigned but only retired from active service; Austin and others insisted that Black would be filling a newly created post as the “tenth. Author Steve Suitts Debbie Elliott talks with biographer Steve Suitts about his new book, Hugo Black Of Alabama.

A Supreme Court justice and onetime member of the Ku Klux Klan, Black helped create. Justice Hugo Black and the first amendment: "'no law' means no law" Everette E. Dennis Iowa State University Press, - Biography & Autobiography - pages.

The Antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and Civil Liberties in Modern America James F. Simon, Author Simon & Schuster $ (0p) ISBN. This is a duel biography of Justices Hugo Black () and Felix Frankfurter ().

Simon briefly reviews their early life, family relationships and careers. The majority of the book is about their opposing judicial theories. The book covers the Court from the s to 60s.4/5. New Deal Justice: The Constitutional Jurisprudence of Hugo L.

Black, Felix Frankfurter, and Robert H. Jackson. This well-researched and engrossing book illuminates the constitutional jurisprudence. The Antagonists Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter, and Civil Liberties in Modern America Simon, James F.

Published by Simon & Schuster, New York (). Schneiderman, Michael. “The positivism of Hugo Black v. the Natural Law of Ivan Rand: A Study in Contrasting Judicial Philosophies.” Saskatchewan Law Review, vol.

33, no. 4 (Winter ): Simon, James F. The Antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and Civil Liberties in Modern America. New York: Simon and Schuster, The Antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Franfuter and Civil Liberties in Modern America James F.

Simon, Author Touchstone Books $ (0p) ISBN. Hugo BlackHugo Black () served in the U.S. Senate and on the U.S. Supreme Court for 34 years. He was America's earliest prophet of the judicial revolution that established a national bill of rights for all persons subject to the U.S.

Constitution. Shortly after his appointment to the Supreme Court, Black survived a national uproar over his prior, brief membership in. Tony A. Freyer is the author of Hugo L. Black and the Dilemma of American Liberalism ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Passeng /5.The Antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and Civil Liberties in Modern America, by James F.

Simon (read 25 Mar ) The author is a law professor at N.Y.U., but this book panders to laymen and so wasn't as good as it started out to be.

It tells of Black and Frankfurter and is good on their pre-Court years/5(2). Associate Supreme Court Justice Hugo M. Black has been called the Court's philosopher. In this interview with CBS News correspondents Eric Sevareid and Martin Agronsky—the first ever held with a.