Harry A. Blackmun the outsider justice

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.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 2008, 2008
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Summary: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 verdict
Physical Description:xiii, 397 p. ill
ISBN:9780199851577
0199851573