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I finally got around to reading this book nearly 10 years after I bought it. Man, did I miss out. The book is extremely easy to read and well written. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Edward J. Barton
The Supreme Court is a body that is so important, but about which so little is known. Even, I think, the intelligence agencies are more public about the manner in which they... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Ameripen
A very interesting read geared toward lawyers based on the legal issues that are discussed. Without that background, I'm not sure it would be as interesting.Published 20 months ago by Denise
This book is an important look at how the nation's highest court, and one made up of unelected individuals, influences our lives. Read morePublished on December 15, 2011 by Michael D. Chlanda
In this first-hand account through the lens of Supreme Court Clerk of Justice Blackmun from 1988-89, Edward Lazarus,
growth of "federalism. Read more
Lazarus does a great job explaining complex legal issues without dumbing them down and Justice Blackmun really comes alive on these pages. Read morePublished on October 6, 2009 by Touffu
Edward Lazarus's Closed Chambers is a master work; and joins Bernard Schwartz's Super Chief as the two best books I've read to date about the Supreme Court. Read morePublished on July 22, 2008 by James Denson
Closed Chambers is highly entertaining and gracefully written, but it is not for the average reader. Read morePublished on May 4, 2006 by Jon