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Judicial checks on corruption in the United States

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  • Adriana Cordis

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Economics of Governance.

    Volume (Year): 10 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 4 (November)
    Pages: 375-401

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    Keywords: Corruption; Checks and balances; Judicial independence; Constitutional rigidity; D72; D73; P16;

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