Harry A. Blackmun : the outsider justice / Tinsley E. Yarbrough.

Throughout his career, Harry Blackmun has expressed a deep empathy for society's most vulnerable outsiders - women with unwanted pregnancies, homosexuals subjected to archaic laws, and ultimately, death-row inmates. This is a biography of the US Supreme Court justice who wrote the Wade vs Roe v...

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Main Author: Yarbrough, Tinsley E., 1941-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
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Table of Contents:
  • Dayton's Bluff to Harvard
  • Minnesota lawyer
  • Circuit judge
  • "A ton of bricks"
  • The chambers
  • The Minnesota twins
  • Roe and beyond
  • Liberal icon
  • Changing the guard
  • Citizen Blackmun.