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Some reflections on law, lawyers, and the Bill of Rights

Harold Norris

Some reflections on law, lawyers, and the Bill of Rights

a collection of writings, 1944 to 1984, including essays on civil liberties and civil rights at the Michigan Constitutional Convention of 1961

by Harold Norris

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Published by Michigan Law Book Pub. Co. in Detroit, Mich. (130 E. Elizabeth, Detroit 48201) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Michigan.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil rights -- Michigan.,
    • Constitutional law -- Michigan.,
    • Civil rights -- United States.,
    • Constitutional law -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesReflections on law, lawyers, and the Bill of Rights., Law, lawyers, and the Bill of Rights.
      Statementby Harold Norris ; with forewards [sic] by Damon J. Keith, Norman Dorsen, and Maryann Mahaffey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFM4611 .N6725 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2560819M
      LC Control Number85082598

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