One Man’s Stand for Freedom: Opinions and Lectures of Mr. Justice Hugo Black

9 Pages Posted: 14 Sep 2011 Last revised: 30 Dec 2014

William W. Van Alstyne

Duke University School of Law; William & Mary Law School

Date Written: 1963

Abstract

This review champions the editor’s use of Mr. Justice Black’s own opinions in showcasing his emphasis of the emancipating aspects of the Constitution. This work cautions the reader to avoid relying on this compilation as an accurate depiction of the state of the law, especially considering that most of the included opinions are dissents.

Keywords: Hugo Black, Book Review

Suggested Citation

Van Alstyne, William W., One Man’s Stand for Freedom: Opinions and Lectures of Mr. Justice Hugo Black (1963). Missouri Law Review, Vol. 28, p. 675, 1963; William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-124. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1926921

William W. Van Alstyne (Contact Author)

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