In 1986, the Supreme Court's leading conservative, William H.
Rehnquist, labeled by Newsweek as "The Court's Mr. Right," was made
Chief Justice. Almost immediately, legal scholars, practitioners,
and pundits began questioning what his influence would be, and
whether he would remake our constitutional corpus in his own image.
Would the center hold, or fold? This collected volume, edited by
Martin H. Belsky, is the third in a series which includes The... more...