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Lincoln, the constitutional lawyer

by John Maxcy Zane

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Published by Printed for the Caxton Club in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional law

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    Statementby John Maxcy Zane
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p. ;
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25230494M
    OCLC/WorldCa1922145

    "Again, a law may be both constitutional and expedient, and yet may be administered in an unjust and unfair way." The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln edited by Roy P. Basler, Volume VI, "Opinion on the Draft" (Septem ), p. "No client ever had money enough to bribe my conscience or to stop its utterance against wrong, and. On any subject of constitutional law or interpretation, I'd value his insights. In Lincoln's Constitution, Farber examines the greatest constitutional crisis in American history—state secession and civil war—and explores the legality of Lincoln's response to it. From his deft analysis of that dark time, Farber draws illuminating insights.

      Jon Schaff’s new book is an attempt to do just that. Three weeks after Abraham Lincoln was murdered, his loyal promoter (and editor of the Chicago Tribune), John Locke Scripps, wrote to Lincoln’s law partner, William Henry Herndon, trying to anticipate the shape of .   The book is a worthy addition to the literature of antislavery constitutionalism in America - and is especially valuable in the contributions it makes to our understanding of the wellsprings of key elements of the constitutional thought of Abraham Lincoln."-Ken I. Kersch, Boston CollegeReviews: 1.

    Fisher took the position that U.S. constitutional law regarding habeas corpus was much closer to the British practice under the Habeas Corpus Act than Fisher's contemporaries such as Horace Binney would admit. More generally, this book by Fisher asserted that precedents from England had been undervalued in U.S. constitutional.   Lincoln’s view — not Douglas’s — seems more faithful to the Constitution itself. The Constitution is “the supreme law of the land,” not the Supreme Court’s misinterpretations of it.


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A late book is Lincoln and his Cabinet by an author named Macartney. It has no value for the legal aspect of the President. Another late book, by Emanuel Hertz, shows very great insight as to some aspects of Lincoln as a lawyer.

But for the legal constitutional aspect of Lincoln a very late book, The Reward of Patriotism, is by far the : John Maxcy Zane.

Zane, John Maxcy; Lincoln the Constitutional Lawyer. CHICAGO, Published by THE CAXTON CLUB Binding: HARDBACK GREEN Size: 6X 92 Pages Overall Condition is: GOOD pages clean, gilt on spine REF# We are happy to provide photos and additional information for SERIOUS BUYERS Rating: % positive.

Grounding Lincoln’s constitutionalism in his reading habits and early legal career, Dirck masterfully balances biographical details, Lincoln’s value system, the opinions of his supporters and critics, and key the constitutional lawyer book and ideas to show how his thinking about the U.S.

Constitution changed over time. From Lincoln’s deep reverence for the work Cited by: 4. Lincoln, the constitutional lawyer.

Chicago: Printed for the Caxton The constitutional lawyer book, (OCoLC) Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Maxcy Zane; Caxton Club.; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress).

Daniel Farber's Lincoln's Constitution is both informative and insightful. The book wrestles with the constitutional issues raised by secession and the Civil War/5. In Lincoln's Constitution, Farber offers a concise synthesis of the pertinent history, extended discussion of Lincoln's reasons for his actions, and elegant analysis of the relevant issues.

For these reasons alone, the book is worth reading. The title of Thomas J. DiLorenzo new book, The Problem with Lincoln, is an understatement.

Lincoln was far more than a problem. He was the worst disaster ever to befall the United States. Lincoln destroyed the federal republic established by the founding.

Revoking Civil Liberties: Lincoln's Constitutional Dilemma His suspension of habeas corpus is part of what some consider the "dark side" of his presidency. By Justin Ewers. John C. Eastman is an American politician, and a professor of law and the former dean at the Chapman University School of Law.

Eastman twice sought office for the Republican party, and ran for California's 34th congressional district and the office of California Attorney General. Appearance in the following novels: The Brass Verdict (), The Reversal (), and The Law Of Innocence (November ), and a very brief part in The Fifth Witness () and The Gods of Guilt ().

Mickey Haller Series: Books in published order: The Lincoln Lawyer () The Brass Verdict () (also featuring Harry Bosch). The title of Thomas J. DiLorenzo new book, The Problem with Lincoln, is an understatement. Lincoln was far more than a problem. He was the worst disaster ever to befall the United States.

Lincoln destroyed the federal republic established by the founding fathers, and he destroyed the Constitution that protected it. Lincoln, the constitutional lawyer.

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Find more information about: ISBN:. In Lincoln's Constitution Daniel Farber leads the reader to understand exactly how Abraham Lincoln faced the inevitable constitutional issues brought on by the Civil s: Lincoln, the constitutional lawyer [Zane, John Maxcy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Lincoln, the constitutional lawyer. In Stephen Carter's new novel, The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln, the man we know as the Great Emancipator imprisons critics, invokes martial law, suspends the writ of habeus corpus, and throttles. Abraham Lincoln (/ ˈ l ɪ ŋ k ən /; Febru – Ap ) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States from to Lincoln led the nation through its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis in the American Civil succeeded in preserving the Union, abolishing slavery, bolstering the federal government.

His first book, The Summer ofexamines the creation of the United States Constitution, and grows out of his own experience as a constitutional lawyer. Notes. Arthur Bestor, "The Civil War as a Constitutional Crisis," American Historical Review 69 ()–52; Herman Belz, "The 'Philosophical Cause' of `Our Free Government and Consequent Prosperity': The Problem of Lincoln's Political Thought," Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association 10 (–89) See, as examples, Herman Belz, "Political Philosophy, Constitutionalism and Abraham.

Feldman’s bread-and-butter courses are about American constitutional law and about the First Amendment, plus seminars on a variety of other topics. In the ’21 academic year, in addition to teaching about the First Amendment and its clauses on religion and on free speech, he plans to teach a seminar on Jewish law and legal theory in his.

But the Constitution nowhere spelled out exactly what Lincoln’s “war powers” were, and so it required a risky shimmy onto the constitutional limb on.

This is a direct violation of the US Constitution and the US Supreme Courts decision on the matter. #14 The Lincoln administration allowed the taking of private property for public use without just compensation or due process of law. This is a clear violation of the 5th Amendment.On Ma Michael Connelly’s bestselling legal thriller The Lincoln Lawyeris set to hit movie theaters, starring Matthew McConaughey, Ryan Phillippe, Marisa Tomei and more.

Mulholland Books is excerpting the first three chapters from the book,accompanied by stills from the film, as well as some surprises along the way.Zane, John Maxcy. Lincoln The Constitutional Lawyer.

Originally published: Chicago: The Caxton Club, 92 pp. Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN ; ISBN Hardcover. New. * Zane explores the sources of Lincoln's interpretation of the Constitution, with an emphasis on slavery and civil liberties during times of national : John Maxcy Zane.