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Author Gorsuch, Neil M. (Neil McGill), 1967- author.

Title A republic, if you can keep It / Neil Gorsuch with Jane Nitze and David Feder.

Publication Info. New York : Crown Forum, [2019]
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 95th Street Adult Biography  349.73 GOR    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Biography  349.73 GOR    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Biography  349.73 GOR    DUE 08-23-20
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Description ix, 339 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color, photographs) ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary As Benjamin Franklin left the Constitutional Convention, he was reportedly asked what kind of government the founders would propose. He replied, zA republic, if you can keep it.y In this book, Justice Neil Gorsuch shares personal reflections, speeches, and essays that focus on the remarkable gift the framers left us in the Constitution. Justice Gorsuch draws on his thirty-year career as a lawyer, teacher, judge, and justice to explore essential aspects our Constitution, its separation of powers, and the liberties it is designed to protect. He discusses the role of the judge in our constitutional order, and why he believes that originalism and textualism are the surest guides to interpreting our nations founding documents and protecting our freedoms. He explains, too, the importance of affordable access to the courts in realizing the promise of equal justice under lawwhile highlighting some of the challenges we face on this front today.
Subject Law -- United States.
Judicial process -- United States.
Genre Nonfiction.
Added Author Nitze, Jane, author.
Feder, David, author.
ISBN 9780525576785
0525576789
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