Franklin Roosevelt and the Great Constitutional War: The Court-Packing Crisis of 1937

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This new history of Franklin D. Roosevelt and the "Great Constitutional War" is a critical, revisionist portrayal of FDR's personal role in initiating, with the advice of his attorney general, Homer S. Cummings, a "reorganization of the federal judiciary," or what in fact constituted a bald-faced attempt to "pack" the Supreme Court in 1937. No ... Read More

Franklin Roosevelt and the Great Constitutional War: The Court-Packing Crisis of 1937 2002, Fordham University Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780823221547

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