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Author Soltero, Carlos R
Title Latinos and American Law : Landmark Supreme Court Cases
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- A. THE FULLER COURT (1888-1910) -- 1. Botiller v. Dominguez (1889), Mexican Land Grants, and the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo -- B. THE TAFT COURT (1921-1930) -- 2. Balzac v. Porto [sic] Rico (1922), the Insular Cases (1901), and Puerto Rico's Status in the American Legal System -- C. THE WARREN COURT (1953-1969) -- 3. Hernandez v. Texas (1954) and the Exclusion of Mexican-Americans from Grand Juries -- 4. Katzenbach v. Morgan (1966) and Voting Rights of Puerto Ricans with Limited English Proficiency -- 5. Miranda v. Arizona (1966) and the Rights of the Criminally Accused -- D. THE BURGER COURT (1969-1986) -- 6. San Antonio ISD v. Rodriguez (1973) and the Search for Equality in School Funding -- 7. Espinoza v. Farah Mfg. Co. (1973) and "National Origin" Discrimination in Employment -- 8. United States v. Brignoni-Ponce (1975), Law and Order on the Border -- 9. Plyler v. Doe (1982) and Educating Children of Illegal Aliens -- E. THE REHNQUIST COURT (1986-2005) -- 10. INS v. Cardoza-Fonseca (1987), Refugees, and Political Asylum -- 11. U.S. v. Verdugo-Urquidez (1990) and Limits to the Applicability of the Bill of Rights Geographically and as to Only "The People" -- 12. Hernandez v. New York (1991) and the Exclusion of Bilingual Jurors -- 13. Johnson v. DeGrandy (1994), Cuban-Americans, and Voting Rights in the American Legal System -- 14. Alexander v. Sandoval (2001), Title VI, and the Court's Refusal to Consider the Validity of English-Only Laws or Rules -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- List of Cases -- Featured Supreme Court Cases and Lower Court Companion Cases -- Other Supreme Court Cases -- Other Federal Cases -- Other Cases -- Cases Mentioned -- General Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Soltero, Carlos R. Latinos and American Law : Landmark Supreme Court Cases Austin : University of Texas Press,c2006 9780292713109
Subject United States. -- Supreme Court -- History.;Hispanic Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- Cases
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