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Savage, David G. 1950-

Overview
Works: 17 works in 48 publications in 1 language and 4,328 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Reference works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: KF8742, 347.7326
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David G Savage
Turning right : the making of the Rehnquist Supreme Court by David G Savage( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a portrait of the Supreme Court justices since 1986
The Supreme Court and individual rights by David G Savage( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Supreme Court and Individual Rights, fourth edition, examines the impact of U.S. Supreme Court decisions on the rights and freedoms of the individual through the Court's 2002-2003 term. Written by the author of CQ's Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court, fourth edition, the book traces the Court's emergence as a defender of individual rights and liberties, even during the recent era of conservative judicial majorities."--BOOK JACKET
Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court by David G Savage( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic reference explains everything readers need to know about the Supreme Court, from its origins and how it functions, to the people who have shaped it and the impact of its decisions on American life. The new fourth edition (revised and updated through 2003) includes recent events, cases and controversies that have molded a distinct legacy for the Rehnquist Court: from the firestorm over Bush v. Gore, the landmark gay-rights decision in Lawrence v. Texas, and the recent University of Michigan affirmative action decisions, to the rejuvenation of states rights, the Rehnquist Court has rewritten Supreme Court history. Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court covers the Court's entire history; its operations; its power in relation to other branches of government; major decisions affecting the other branches, the states, individual rights and liberties; and biographies of the justices. Appendixes provide additional information on the Court such as the Judiciary Acts of 1789 and 1925 and a list of Acts of Congress found by the Court to be unconstitutional. New cases include: McConnell v. Federal Election Commission (2003), Grutter v. Bollinger (2003), Lawrence v. Texas (2003), United States v. American Library Association Inc. (2003), Bush v. Gore (2000), Boy Scouts of America v. Dale (2000), Clinton v. City of New York (1998), Clinton v. Jones (1997), City of Boerne V. Flores (1997). The Guide also covers changes in Supreme Court's approach to religious freedom, the Rehnquist Court's legacy and the rejuvenation of federalism and state sovereignty. The power to investigate -- The power over internal affairs -- 5. The Court and the powers of the president : Article II -- The Commander in Chief -- The architect of foreign policy -- The president as executive -- The power to veto and to pardon -- Privilege and immunity -- The president versus the Court -- 6. The Court and judicial power : Article III -- Federal jurisdiction -- Federal judicial power -- Judicial restraint -- 7. The Court and the states -- Judicial review and the states -- The states and the economy -- The states and the individual -- The state as sovereign -- Interstate relations -- pt. III. The Court and the individual -- 8. The Court and the individual -- A narrow base, 1789-1865 -- The Civil War Amendments -- Freedom for ideas -- Political rights -- Equality before the law -- Fundamental fairness -- 9. Freedom for ideas : the First Amendment and the right to believe, to speak, to assemble, to petition, and to publish -- Freedom of speech -- Freedom of the press -- Freedom of religion -- 10. The rights of political participation -- Fair elections and the right to vote -- The right to an equal vote -- Freedom of political association -- 11. Crime and punishment -- A fair trial -- Search and seizure -- Self-incrimination -- The aid of legal counsel -- Double jeopard -- Cruel and unusual punishment -- 12. Equal rights and personal liberties -- Racial equality -- Equal protection : the alien and the poor -- Sex discrimination -- Liberty and privacy
Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court by David G Savage( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Publisher's website: This brand new edition of Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court reflects the substantial changes in the makeup of the High Court and landmark rulings from recent Court terms. No other reference on the Court offers so much detail and insight in such a readable format. Updated through the 2008-2009 term, this classic resource explains everything readers need to know about the Supreme Court, from its origins and how it functions to the people who have shaped it and the impact of its decisions on American life and the path of U.S. constitutional law. Updates include: The appointments of Chief Justice John G. Roberts, as well as Associate Justices Samuel Alito and Sonia Sotomayor-featuring biographies and background information. A new chapter on the emergence of Second Amendment protections for the Right to Bear Arms. New content on individual rights. New information and detail on how cases currently get to the Court, and how the process has changed over time. Expanded content on selecting justices and the confirmation politics of judicial appointments. Landmark decisions and key cases: District of Columbia v. Heller (2008)-gun rights and the Second Amendment; Boumediene v. Bush (2008)-Guantanamo and habeas corpus; Roper v. Simmons (2005)-on death penalty and juveniles. Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court covers the Court's entire history; its operations; its power in relation to other branches of government; major decisions affecting the other branches, the states, individual rights and liberties; and biographies of the justices. Appendixes provide additional information on the Court such as the Judiciary Acts of 1789 and 1925 and a list of Acts of Congress found by the Court to be unconstitutional. A general name and subject index speeds research, and a case index quickly guides readers to all decisions discussed in the Guide. Key Features: Covers three new Supreme Court justices and the confirmation process. Demonstrates how cases get to the Court. New content on individual rights. New chapter on the Second Amendment
The Supreme Court and the powers of the American government by David G Savage( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This updated edition examines the impact of significant Supreme Court decisions on the executive and legislative branches of the U.S. government, under the U.S. Constitution's concept of Separation of Powers, as enumerated in Articles I - III
Criminal justice and the media : a three-part tutorial series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction by NACDL Executive Director Norman L. Reimer, he also moderated discussion of part I, on the topic of covering criminal justice policy with Gary Fields, at the Wall Street Journal, and Carrie Johnson, at National Public Radio; part II, NACDL member Susan J. Walsh interviewed Linda Deutsch, who has covered trials for the Associated Press; part III, NACDL Director of Public Affairs & Communications Ivan J. Dominguez moderated a discussion on the topic of covering appellate decisions with Adam Liptak of the New York Times, and David Savage of the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune
Profile of Chief Justice Rehnquist( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C-SPAN interviewed David Savage, Los Angeles Times Supreme Court Reporter and author of a book on Rehnquist; and showed a C-SPAN chronology of Rehnquist's life, and extensive footage from various Rehnquist speeches that highlight his career and important decisions. At C-SPAN, Washington, D.C., Jan. 8, 1999 (shortly before Rehnquist presided at the impeachment trial of President Clinton)
Evaluating the new Justices in light of the confirmation ordeal by David G Savage( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court by David G Savage( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Court goes a-hunting gerrymanders by David G Savage( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The redistricting tangle by David G Savage( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Supreme Court and individual rights by David G Savage( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[This book] examines the impact of U.S. Supreme Court decisions on the rights and freedoms of the individual through the Court's 2002-2003 term ... The book traces the Court's emergence as a defender of individual rights and liberties, even during the recent era of conservative judicial majorities.-Back cover
Guide to the US Supreme Court, Volumes 1 & 2 by David G Savage( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No other reference on the Court offers so much detail and insight in such an easy-to-use format. Updated through the 20082009 term, this classic resource explains everything users need to know about the Supreme Court, from its origins and how it functions to the people who have shaped it and the impact of its decisions on American life and the path of U.S. constitutional law
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Turning right : the making of the Rehnquist Supreme Court
Alternative Names
Savage, David G.

Languages
English (40)

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The Supreme Court and individual rightsGuide to the U.S. Supreme CourtGuide to the U.S. Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court and the powers of the American government