Amer­ica’s Lone Star Con­sti­tu­tion

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How Supreme Court Cases from Texas Shape the Na­tion

Lu­cas A. Powe Jr.

Supreme Court his­to­rian Lu­cas A. Powe, Jr. charts the rich and per­va­sive de­vel­op­ment of Texas-in­spired con­sti­tu­tional law—and how it im­pacts the Supreme Court. From vot­ing rights, school fi­nance, cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment, civil lib­er­ties, and more, this book il­lu­mi­nates how the fiercest na­tional di­vides over what the Con­sti­tu­tion means took shape in Texas.

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