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Winter, Jonah

Summary: Offers an illustrated introduction to the life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg that explores the ways that the society in which she grew up was unfair toward women, Jews, and other groups, and how she spent her life working to fight that unfairness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 921 Gins 2017

Hammer, Peter J.

Contents: Humble roots: the lawyer and the janitor -- The early education of Damon J. Keith -- College life: West Virginia State College -- "The finest man I've ever known" -- 1943: war in the streets/war overseas -- Howard University School of Law: the West Point of civil rights -- Leaping the bar -- Rachel -- Taking a chance: life as a young lawyer -- A room on the second floor: rebuilding Detroit's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 347.732 Hamm

Levy, Debbie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 921 Gins

Murphy, Bruce Allen

Contents: Scalia in winter -- Pride of the Scalias -- The chosen few -- The Harvard Hit Parade of the 1950s -- Building a resume -- The President's legal adviser -- Wildflowers among the weeds -- It isn't easy to be right -- Terminology is destiny -- A court of one -- Faint-hearted originalist -- Losing the middle -- The evil Nino -- Master of the barbed opinion -- War of the words -- Bush v. Gore --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 347.2634 Murphy

Abrams, Stacey

Summary: "An inside-Washington thriller about an ambitious law clerk thrown into a life-or-death treasure hunt with major national implications when the Supreme Court justice she works for slips into a sudden coma"-- Avery Keene, a law clerk for the legendary Justice Howard Wynn, is doing her best to excel in an arduous job with the court while also dealing with a troubled family. When the news breaks...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2021

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Marcus, Ruth

Summary: "Supreme Ambition is a page-turner that traces how Brett Kavanaugh deftly maneuvered to become the nominee; how he quashed resistance from Republicans who worried he was too squishy on conservative issues and from a president reluctant to reward a George W. Bush loyalist. It shows a Republican party that had concluded Kavanaugh was too big to fail, with senators and the FBI ignoring potentially...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 347.732 Marcus 2020

Summary: The story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a woman who overcame gender inequalities in order to become a Supreme Court Justice.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD DVD On The

Sotomayor, Sonia

Summary: "An instant American icon--the first Hispanic on the U.S. Supreme Court--tells the story of her life before becoming a judge in an inspiring, surprisingly personal memoir. With startling candor and intimacy, Sonia Sotomayor recounts her life from a Bronx housing project to the federal bench, a progress that is testament to her extraordinary determination and the power of believing in oneself....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Sotomayor

Paul, Joel R.

Summary: A portrait of the influential chief justice, statesman, and diplomat illuminates his pivotal role in the establishment of the Constitution and Supreme Court and recounts his work as an advisor to multiple presidents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 347.732 PAUL 2018

Grisham, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Grish

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