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The Resource Florida 2000 : a sourcebook on the contested presidential election, edited by Mark Whitman

Florida 2000 : a sourcebook on the contested presidential election, edited by Mark Whitman

Label
Florida 2000 : a sourcebook on the contested presidential election
Title
Florida 2000
Title remainder
a sourcebook on the contested presidential election
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark Whitman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
KF5074.2
LC item number
.F68 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1937-
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Whitman, Mark
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  • Bush, George W.
  • Gore, Al
  • Presidents
  • Contested elections
  • Contested elections
Label
Florida 2000 : a sourcebook on the contested presidential election, edited by Mark Whitman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 334-338) and index
Contents
  • pt. I. Setting the stage. Bad intent / Andrew Sullivan ; The butterfly debacle / Staff of the Washington Post ; Was Gore's strategy in Florida constitutional? The forgotten circuit court dissents. Dissenting opinion of Judge Gerald Tjoflat in Touchton v. McDermott ; Dissenting opinion of Judge Ed Carnes in Siegel v. Le \Pore -- pt. II. The first showdown. Joint brief of Vice President Gore and the Florida Democratic Party ; Brief of Secretary of State Katherine Harris ; Brief of intervenor George W. Bush ; Decision: Palm Beach County Canvassing Board v. Harris ; Reactions to Palm Beach County Canvassing Board v. Harris. Supremely ill-judged / Michael McConnell ; One fine mess / Cass R. Sunstein ; Comment: was the Secretary right about manual recounts? / Mark Whitman -- pt. III. Counting the votes. Delahunt v. Johnston: the crucial precedent? ; Delahunt v. Johnston ; Dimpled chads cost me an election / Phillip W. Johnston ; Judge Charles Burton testifies in Judge Jorge LaBarga's court ; Too close to call / Jeffrey Toobin ; Arguing about the overseas absentee ballots. Mining the overseas absentee vote / David Barstow and Don Van Natta Jr. ; Lieberman put Democrats in retreat on military vote / Richard Berke -- pt. IV. The first trip to Washington. Brief of the Florida House and Senate, amici curiae ; Testimony of Professor Bruce Ackerman ; Before the U.S. Supreme Court: the oral argument. Oral argument of Theodore B. Olson on behalf of the petitioners ; Oral argument of Laurence H. tribe on behalf of the respondents ; Bush v. Palm Beach County Canvassing Board ; Reactions to Bush v. Palm Beach County Canvassing Board. The broad virtue in a modest ruling / Cass R. Sunstein ; A first draft for the justices to consider / Stuart Taylor Jr. ; More supreme than court? The fall of the political question doctrine and the rise of judicial supremacy / Rachel E. Barkow --
  • pt. V. The contest. The trial testimony. Testimony of Kimball Brace ; Testimony of Nicholas Hengartner ; Testimony of John Ahmann ; Testimony of Thomas Spencer ; Judge Sanders Sauls decides Gore v. Harris ; Four justices reverse Judge Sauls. Gore v. Harris, per curiam ; Dissent of Chief Justice Charles Wells ; Dissent of Justice Major Harding ; Comment: were Gore's contest claims justified? / Mark Whitman -- pt. VI. Denouement--return to the U.S. Supreme Court. The Bush brief in Bush v. Gore ; The Gore brief ; The oral argument. Oral argument of Theodore B. Olson on behalf of the petitioners ; Oral argument of David Boies on behalf of the respondents ; Final judicial opinions: Bush v. Gore. Bush v. Gore, per curiam ; Chief justice Rehnquist, concurring ; Dissent of Justice Stevens ; Dissent of Justice Souter ; Dissent of Justice Ginsburg ; Dissent of Justice Breyer ; On remand from the United States Supreme Court: the brief that never was ; Reactions to Bush v. Gore. Should we trust judges? / Akhil Reed Amir ; The law is left slowly twisting in the wind / Anthony Amsterdam ; An act of courage / Nelson Lund ; Comment: was the Court's decision sound and principled? / Mark Whitman -- pt. VII. Conclusion. The whys and the wherefores / Mark Whitman
Control code
51770210
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 349 p.
Isbn
9781588262042
Lccn
2003043179
Label
Florida 2000 : a sourcebook on the contested presidential election, edited by Mark Whitman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 334-338) and index
Contents
  • pt. I. Setting the stage. Bad intent / Andrew Sullivan ; The butterfly debacle / Staff of the Washington Post ; Was Gore's strategy in Florida constitutional? The forgotten circuit court dissents. Dissenting opinion of Judge Gerald Tjoflat in Touchton v. McDermott ; Dissenting opinion of Judge Ed Carnes in Siegel v. Le \Pore -- pt. II. The first showdown. Joint brief of Vice President Gore and the Florida Democratic Party ; Brief of Secretary of State Katherine Harris ; Brief of intervenor George W. Bush ; Decision: Palm Beach County Canvassing Board v. Harris ; Reactions to Palm Beach County Canvassing Board v. Harris. Supremely ill-judged / Michael McConnell ; One fine mess / Cass R. Sunstein ; Comment: was the Secretary right about manual recounts? / Mark Whitman -- pt. III. Counting the votes. Delahunt v. Johnston: the crucial precedent? ; Delahunt v. Johnston ; Dimpled chads cost me an election / Phillip W. Johnston ; Judge Charles Burton testifies in Judge Jorge LaBarga's court ; Too close to call / Jeffrey Toobin ; Arguing about the overseas absentee ballots. Mining the overseas absentee vote / David Barstow and Don Van Natta Jr. ; Lieberman put Democrats in retreat on military vote / Richard Berke -- pt. IV. The first trip to Washington. Brief of the Florida House and Senate, amici curiae ; Testimony of Professor Bruce Ackerman ; Before the U.S. Supreme Court: the oral argument. Oral argument of Theodore B. Olson on behalf of the petitioners ; Oral argument of Laurence H. tribe on behalf of the respondents ; Bush v. Palm Beach County Canvassing Board ; Reactions to Bush v. Palm Beach County Canvassing Board. The broad virtue in a modest ruling / Cass R. Sunstein ; A first draft for the justices to consider / Stuart Taylor Jr. ; More supreme than court? The fall of the political question doctrine and the rise of judicial supremacy / Rachel E. Barkow --
  • pt. V. The contest. The trial testimony. Testimony of Kimball Brace ; Testimony of Nicholas Hengartner ; Testimony of John Ahmann ; Testimony of Thomas Spencer ; Judge Sanders Sauls decides Gore v. Harris ; Four justices reverse Judge Sauls. Gore v. Harris, per curiam ; Dissent of Chief Justice Charles Wells ; Dissent of Justice Major Harding ; Comment: were Gore's contest claims justified? / Mark Whitman -- pt. VI. Denouement--return to the U.S. Supreme Court. The Bush brief in Bush v. Gore ; The Gore brief ; The oral argument. Oral argument of Theodore B. Olson on behalf of the petitioners ; Oral argument of David Boies on behalf of the respondents ; Final judicial opinions: Bush v. Gore. Bush v. Gore, per curiam ; Chief justice Rehnquist, concurring ; Dissent of Justice Stevens ; Dissent of Justice Souter ; Dissent of Justice Ginsburg ; Dissent of Justice Breyer ; On remand from the United States Supreme Court: the brief that never was ; Reactions to Bush v. Gore. Should we trust judges? / Akhil Reed Amir ; The law is left slowly twisting in the wind / Anthony Amsterdam ; An act of courage / Nelson Lund ; Comment: was the Court's decision sound and principled? / Mark Whitman -- pt. VII. Conclusion. The whys and the wherefores / Mark Whitman
Control code
51770210
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 349 p.
Isbn
9781588262042
Lccn
2003043179

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