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Donny Ray Willett is a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He was previously appointed by Texas Governor Rick Perry to serve as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Texas on August 24, 2005, when former Justice Priscilla Owen created a vacancy on that court by joining the Fifth Circuit.
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Overview of U.S. Law
JrSwanegan - Jan 23, 2019
Overview of U.S. Law, Second Edition , provides a preliminary examination of seventeen subjects typically covered by United States law schools. Each chapter offers a succinct and organized review of the topic and begins with a detailed outline of the subject. Expert legal academics, drawn from a number of outstanding American law schools, authored ...
Judge Don Willett
Jun 20, 2016
[email protected], the 1st 3 books listed below are legit recs—all w/ favorable reviews. "Reading Law" is terrific, too.      source
Law 101
Everything You Need to Know About American Law, Fifth Edition
Jay M. Feinman - Aug 08, 2018 (first published in 2000)
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In this fifth edition of his bestselling classic, Jay Feinman provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of the American legal system. In the years since the publication of the fourth edition, there have been many important developments on the legal front. The Supreme Court has issued important decisions on presidential powers, freedom of re...
Judge Don Willett
Jun 20, 2016
[email protected], the 1st 3 books listed below are legit recs—all w/ favorable reviews. "Reading Law" is terrific, too.      source
Reading Law
The Interpretation of Legal Texts
Antonin Scalia - Jun 18, 2012
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In this groundbreaking book, Scalia and Garner systematically explain all the most important principles of constitutional, statutory, and contractual interpretation in an engaging and informative style with hundreds of illustrations from actual cases. Is a burrito a sandwich? Is a corporation entitled to personal privacy? If you trade a gun for dru...
Judge Don Willett
Jun 20, 2016
[email protected], the 1st 3 books listed below are legit recs—all w/ favorable reviews. "Reading Law" is terrific, too.      source
Law For Dummies
JD John Ventura - Feb 25, 2005 (first published in 1996)
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Get answers to your legal questions -- in plain English! Find out how to protect your family, your money, your job, and your rights If you're like most people, you probably don't know much about your legal rights and responsibilities -- until you run smack-dab into a messy legal problem. Now revised and updated, this friendly guide helps you get ...
Judge Don Willett
Jun 20, 2016
[email protected], the 1st 3 books listed below are legit recs—all w/ favorable reviews. "Reading Law" is terrific, too.      source