The Florida State Constitution by Talbot D'Alemberte

The Florida State Constitution

byTalbot D'Alemberte

Hardcover | December 6, 2016

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With an introduction that traces the long constitutional history of Florida, Talbot D'Alemberte provides a thorough understanding of Florida's state constitutional history. He includes an in-depth, article-by-article analysis of the entire constitution, detailing the many significant changesthat have been made since its initial drafting. This treatment, along with a table of cases, index, and bibliography, provides an unsurpassed reference guide for students, scholars, and practitioners of Florida's constitution. This second edition provides analysis of Florida's State Constitution with updated commentary focusing on the many court decisions rendered since the 1990s, summarizing the state's current jurisprudence and the increasing use of Florida's many methods of Constitution Amendment, including initiative,Legislative, Constitution Revision Commission and Tax and Budget Reform Commission adopted proposals.The Oxford Commentaries on the State Constitutions of the United States is an important series that reflects a renewed international interest in constitutional history and provides expert insight into each of the 50 state constitutions. Each volume in this innovative series contains a historicaloverview of the state's constitutional development, a section-by-section analysis of its current constitution, and a comprehensive guide to further research. Under the expert editorship of Professor G. Alan Tarr, Director of the Center on State Constitutional Studies at Rutgers University, this series provides essential reference tools for understanding state constitutional law. Books in the series can be purchased individually or as part of a completeset, giving readers unmatched access to these important political documents.

About The Author

Talbot D'Alemberte is President Emeritus and Professor of Law at Florida State University. He is a former President of the American Bar Association.

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Title:The Florida State ConstitutionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:432 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 0.98 inPublished:December 6, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0190464062

ISBN - 13:9780190464066

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