TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Stewart, David O.
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
ABA Journal;Jul92, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
4787302

 

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