Law and Justice, 1930-1939

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Author: GLEN BESSEMER
Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 4: 1930-1939. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 1080L

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LAW AND JUSTICE

GLEN BESSEMER

Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.

CHRONOLOGY

Important Events in Law and Justice, 1930–1939 … 332

PRIMARY SOURCES

Report on the Enforcement of the Prohibition Laws of the United States

National Commission on Law Observance
and Enforcement, January 7, 1931 … 335

U.S. v. Alphonse Capone

U.S. District Court of Northern Illinois, Eastern Division, October 17, 1931 … 339

Response to San Franciscan Concerns Re: Alcatraz Island

U.S. Department of Justice, November 6, 1933 … 341

"Date of Repeal of the Eighteenth Amendment"

Franklin D. Roosevelt, December 5, 1933 … 343

Home Building and Loan Association v. Blaisdell

Charles Evans Hughes, January 8, 1934 … 347

John Dillinger

"Dillinger—Public Enemy #1—Escapes;"
"The End"
Associated Press, March 3, 1934; July 23,
1934 … 353

Norris v. Alabama

Charles Evans Hughes, April 1, 1935 … 359

A. L. A. Schechter Poultry Corp. v. U.S.

Charles Evans Hughes, May 27, 1935 … 364

Eleanor Roosevelt to Walter White, March 19, 1936

Eleanor Roosevelt, March 19, 1936 … 368

"The Supreme Court and the Constitution"

Robert E. Cushman, 1936 … 371

Letter of Resignation from the Daughters of the American Revolution, February 26, 1939

Eleanor Roosevelt, February 25, 1939 … 378

"Angelo Herndon Comes Back from Georgia"

Theodore Poston, c. 1939 … 381

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200715