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Author Prescott, James F., Jr.

Title An examination of the budgetary relationship between the U.S. Supreme Court and Congress, 1789-2005 / James F. Prescott, Jr. ; with a foreword by Albert P. Melone
Published Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource ([xv], vii, 364 pages)
Contents The Supreme Court's financial dependence upon Congress -- Research design -- An empirical analysis of U.S. Supreme Court appropriations -- An historical analysis of the financial relationship between the Supreme Court and Congress -- The role of the Chief Justice in representing the Supreme Court before Congress -- Congressional appropriation hearings on the Supreme Court -- Conclusion
Summary The primary audience of this work will be scholars who study judicial process and behavior at the federal level of government. The data cover in excess of 205 years of American history. No comprehensive work on this subject has ever been published
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 356-360) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject United States. Congress -- Appropriations and expenditures.
United States. Supreme Court -- Appropriations and expenditures.
Courts -- United States -- Finance.
Separation of powers -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773444572 (electronic bk.)
9780773444577 (electronic bk.)