Introduction: The 2018–2019 Term at the Supreme Court

  • Morgan Marietta


Each year, the Supreme Court of the United States announces new rulings with deep consequences for our lives. This second volume in Palgrave’s SCOTUS series describes, explains, and contextualizes the major cases of the US Supreme Court for the term ending in 2019. This chapter summarizes the major decisions of the 11 core cases covered in this book, which focused on four constitutional questions: defendants’ rights, fair elections, separation of powers, and the establishment of religion.

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  • Morgan Marietta
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  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceUniversity of Massachusetts LowellLowellUSA

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