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The Constitutional Problems, Enlarged Edition

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$19.50 • £15.95 • €17.50

ISBN 9780674444782

Publication Date: 01/01/1999


359 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches


  • Abbreviations
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • I. The Parliamentary Power to Declare Retrospective Treasons
  • II. “High Crimes and Misdemeanors”
  • III. Judicial Review
  • IV. Exclusivity of Impeachment and Judicial “Good Behavior” Tenure
  • V. Insanity-Disability-Senility
  • VI. Is Removal Limited to Misconduct in Office?
  • VII. Exemption of Legislators from Impeachment
  • VIII. The Impeachment of Justice Samuel Chase
  • IX. The Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson
  • X. Conclusion
  • XI. Epilogue
  • Appendix A. Theodore Dwight’s Indictability Citations
  • Appendix B. Luther Martin’s Indictability Citations
  • Appendix C. Early English Bribery Statutes
  • Appendix D. Congressman David Stone on "Good Behavior" and Impeachment (1802)
  • Bibliography
  • General Index
  • Index of Cases

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