➿ Supreme Injustice Free ➶ Author Alan M. Dershowitz – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk Millions of Americans were baffled and outraged by the US Supreme Court's role in deciding the presidential election of 2000 with its controversial ruling in Bush v Gore The Court had held a uniue pla Millions of Americans were baffled and outraged by the US Supreme Court's role in deciding the presidential election of with its controversial ruling in Bush v Gore The Court had held a uniue place in our system of checks and balances seen as the embodiment of fairness and principle precisely because it was perceived to be above the political fray How could it now issue a decision that reeked of partisan politics and send to the White House a candidate who may have actually lost the election In Supreme Injustice best selling author and legal expert Alan M Dershowitz addresses these uestions head on at last demystifying Bush v Gore for those who are still angered by the court's decision but unclear about its meaning Dershowitz himself a former Supreme Court clerk argues that in this case for the first time the court's majority let its desire for a particular partisan outcome have priority over legal principles As in his other bestselling books Dershowitz clarifies complex legal issues explaining concepts such as eual protection and irreparable harm Digging deeply into their earlier writings and rulings Dershowitz proves beyond a reasonable doubt that the justices who gave George W Bush the presidency contradicted their previous positions to do so The most egregious ruling since the Dred Scott Decision Bush v Gore has shattered the image of the Supreme Court as a fair and impartial arbiter of important national issues The resulting loss of the American people's respect Dershowitz concludes has severely compromised the Court's role in national affairs And yet Dershowitz sees some benefit emerging from this constitutional crisis if we understand its lessons and take action to prevent it from happening again.
- 288 pages
- Supreme Injustice
- Alan M. Dershowitz
- 25 March 2015 Alan M. Dershowitz