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The case against lameduck impeachment.

Ackerman, Bruce A.

Verlag: New York: Seven Stories Press, 1999, 1999
ISBN 10: 1583220046 / ISBN 13: 9781583220047
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Titel: The case against lameduck impeachment.

Verlag: New York: Seven Stories Press, 1999

Erscheinungsdatum: 1999

Einband: Soft cover


, 77pp. 18 cm, small PAPERBACK, very good. briefly INSCRIBED on half-title by the author Open media pamphlet series. Special edition. Fascinating constitutional argument that the case against Clinton never should have been passed to the Senate. Discussion of indecisive elections is particularly visionary. ISBN 1583220046. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 21616

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Inhaltsangabe: An incisive legal argument that the attempt to impeach then-President Bill Clinton was not only ethically troubling, but actually against the basic legal procedures of the House and Senate and thus unconstitutional. A wake-up call, relevant even today, of the lengths to which the American right will go in order to bring down their rivals, even under the scrutinizing eyes of the world.

Rezension: In late 1998, the 105th United States House of Representatives voted to impeach President Bill Clinton. But, argues constitutional scholar Bruce Ackerman, their bill of impeachment expired along with all the other legislation left unresolved when their terms expired on January 3, 1999, as per the Twentieth Amendment to the Constitution--thus rendering the impeachment trial in the Senate unconstitutional.

Ackerman concisely outlines the arguments against letting the lameduck impeachment stand; he is particularly strong in his presentation of the historical background behind the creation of the Twentieth Amendment, which was specifically crafted to limit the power of representatives and senators already voted out of office and waiting for their terms to expire. And, importantly, this is not a partisan analysis: "More is at stake here than the fate of William Jefferson Clinton. If this lameduck impeachment is allowed to go forward ... we will be inadvertently creating a precedent that will destabilize the presidency for a very long time to come."

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