This review champions the editor’s use of Mr. Justice Black’s own opinions in showcasing his emphasis of the emancipating aspects of the Constitution. This work cautions the reader to avoid relying on this compilation as an accurate depiction of the state of the law, especially considering that most of the included opinions are dissents.

Document Type

Book Review

Publication Information

28 Missouri Law Review 675-682 (1963)


Reviewing Irving Dillard's One Man's Stand for Freedom: Opinions and Lectures of Mr. Justice Hugo Black (1963).