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Elections: Corrupt practices and inadequate responses: The case of the Nebraska election laws
Two major concerns about campaign expenditures have been articulated. One is a "deep-seated conviction that the raising of large sums of money is evidence of corruption through the favoritism granted by government officials ...
Grand jury in Nebraska
In an age in which many, if not most, commentators have come to criticize the utility and practice of the grand jury system of indicting people for criminal conduct, Nebraska has reexamined its century-old practice of ...
State v. Burlison redefines the malice requirement: Now what? A dialogue on Nebraska's evolving homicide law
Professor Richard E. Shugrue ("RES") of Creighton University School of Law, and Professor John R. Snowden ("JRS") of the University of Nebraska College of Law, met at Creighton University on a Friday in mid-September, 1998, ...
Roscoe Pound : Arguably Nebraska's single greatest contribution to American legal history
(Ohio University Press, 2008)
Faithful to the Constitution: The roadblock for Nebraska's schools
For six decades, American schools have been the major battleground in the controversy surrounding the doctrine of separation of church and state. This struggle, inevitably, pits claims that public agents have violated the ...
Roscoe Pound, Commissioner
Honorable Warren K. Urbom
(Creighton University Media Services, 2007)
Part of the video oral history series of distinguished Nebraska jurists for the District of Nebraska branch of the Historical Society of the U.S. Courts in the Eighth Circuit Oral History Project.
Patient-Self Determination Act