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Curriden, Mark, Phillips, Leroy

Contempt of Court

The Turn-Of-The-Century Lynching That Launched 100 Years of Federalism

€ 18.95

Provides an eye-opening look at a 1906 Supreme Court decision that transformed justice in America as it describes the case of Ed Johnson, an African-American man accused of the rape of a white woman, his lynching, and the response of the Supreme Court. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
Acknowledgments ix
Preface xiii
A Plea for Justice
3(17)
Scene of the Crime
20(14)
Someone Must Pay
34(17)
Pretense of Law and Order
51(27)
``Can You Swear It?``
78(32)
The Jury`s Verdict
110(20)
Enter Noah Parden
130(12)
The Appeals Begin
142(12)
Writ of Habeas Corpus
154(15)
The Supreme Court Intervenes
169(19)
Gallows Disappointed
188(10)
God Bless You All; I Am Innocent
198(17)
The Honor of the Court
215(21)
Secret Service Men
236(20)
Supreme Jurisdiction
256(29)
Sheriff Shipp on Trial
285(32)
``Guilty, Guilty, Guilty!``
317(20)
Epilogue 337(16)
Appendixes 353(22)
A Note on Sources 375(2)
Bibliography 377(8)
Sources for Illustrations 385(2)
Index 387
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Paperback / softback
432 pagina's
Januari 2001
499 gram
203 x 133 x 25 mm
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