History of the United States’ Constitutional Law Timeline
Reaching back to the documents that influenced the original drafting of the Constitution of the United States, such as the Magna Carta and the 1689 English Bill of Rights, we have created an interactive map that traces the development of constitutional law in America through to the present day, including the original adoption of each of the nation’s state constitutions, landmark legal rulings, and key historical events.
Explore some of the major developments in the history of America’s constitutional law and read more by clicking through to freed-up chapters and legal documents from across Oxford Reference, Oxford Constitutional Law, Very Short Introductions, blog pieces, journal articles, and more.
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