Advantage Government: Is it easier for the government to win in the Supreme Court?

Stewart, David O.
July 1992
ABA Journal;Jul92, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p46
Discusses criminal lawyers' argument that the U.S. Supreme Court tends to rule in favor of the government against criminal defendants. U.S. Supreme Court's rulings in the 1992 cases 'United States v. Williams' and 'U.S. Department of Energy v. Ohio'; U.S. Supreme Court's usual practice of not reviewing a question that was not contested by the lower courts.


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