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Latinos and American Law

Landmark Supreme Court Cases

by Carlos R. Soltero

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Constitutional & administrative law,
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Mexico,
  • USA,
  • Constitutional,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • Legal History,
  • Law / Legal History,
  • Cases,
  • Hispanic Americans,
  • History,
  • Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Supreme Court,
  • United States,
  • United States.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10293485M
    ISBN 100292714114
    ISBN 109780292714113

    ated other problems and victims, with a signifi cant impact on Latinos. One well-known example is a Mexican-American named Enrique Camarena Sala-zar, who signed up as a soldier in the war on drugs, having joined the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA). Mr. Camarena and his family emi-grated from Mexico when he was in elementary by: 7.   Steven W. Bender is a Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development at Seattle University School of Law. He is the author of Greasers and Gringos: Latinos, Law, and the American Imagination (NYU Press, ), and One Night in America: Robert Kennedy, César Chávez, and the Dream of Dignity.

    Latinos and The Law. Fall M, W: Professor Daniel Morales. Office: TBD. [email protected] Office Hours: Tues, pm and by appointment. Latinx Americans have a long and diverse history in the United States. This course surveys how law and legal institutions have structured the lives of this racially and culturally.   Latino Americans have intersected with the law in complicated ways throughout American history. Latinos themselves are a diverse and heterogeneous racial, ethnic, and cultural group, with members hailing from all parts of the Spanish-speaking world and representing all variations on the spectrum of race. Each group has a unique origin story, but all have been Author: Allison Brownell Tirres.

      Oprah Winfrey chose “American Dirt” for her book club. Winfrey says she now realizes the book struck “an emotional chord” with Latinos and created a need for deeper conversation. (Joshua. In this review, the author advocates for a work which provides much needed attention to Latinos in the context of American Law. Specifically, the review outlines key elements of Soltero’s work, which highlights Latino Supreme Court by: 7.


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