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Gibbons

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Commerce Clause | Gibbons v. Ogden | U.S. v. E. C. Knight Co. | Hammer v. Dagenhart | Schechter Poultry Corp. v. U.S. | Carter v. Carter Coal Co. | NLRB v. Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp. | Heart of Atlanta Hotel v. U.S. | Katzenback v. McClung | U.S. v. Lopez | U.S. v. Morrison | Commentary | Books

Commerce Clause

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Exploring Constitutional Conflicts: The Reach of Congressional Power

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Gibbons v. Ogden (1824)

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U.S. v. E. C. Knight Co. (1895) 

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Text of the Sherman Antitrust Act

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Hammer v. Dagenhart (1918)

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Schechter Poultry Corp. v. U.S. (1935) 

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Our Documents: The National Industrial Recovery Act Text of the act. 

Carter v. Carter Coal Co. (1936)

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NLRB v. Jones & Laughlin Steel Corp. (1937) 

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Heart of Atlanta Hotel Inc. v. United States (1964)

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Katzenbach v. McClung (1964)

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U.S. v. Lopez (1995)

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Wikipedia: Gun-Free School Zones Act of 1990

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U.S. v. Morrison (2000)

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Commentary on the Cases

UCLA Law Review: The Commerce Clause and the Myth of Dual Federalism (PDF file) Article by Norman R. Williams, professor of law at Willamette University.

St. John’s Law Review: Legal Meaning of “Commerce” in the Commerce Clause Article by Summer 2006 by Robert G. Natelson, professor of law at the University of Montana.

Boston College Law Review: The Commerce Clause and Criminal Law Article by Brandon L. Bigelow.

New York University Law Review: Gibbons Article by Norman Williams, Willamette University College of Law.

Iowa Law Review: Rethinking the Commerce Clause: Applying First Principles to Uphold Federal Commercial Regulations but Preserve State Control Over Social Issues Article by Grant Nelson, UCLA School of Law and Robert J. Pushaw, Pepperdine University School of Law.

University of Newark Law Review: Notes From Wagner’s First Symphony in Labor (PDF file) A 1938 article on NLRB v. Jones.

Books

The steamboat monopoly: Gibbons v. Ogden, 1824 By Maurice G Baxter

The Great Chief Justice: John Marshall and the Rule of Law By Charles F. Hobson.

John Marshall and the Heroic Age of the Supreme Court By R. Kent Newmyer.