Interpreting Precedents

Author: D. Neil MacCormick
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351926446
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This book contains a series of essays discussing the uses of precedent as a source of law and a basis for legal arguments in nine different legal systems, representing a variety of legal traditions.

Maccormick S Scotland

Author: Neil Walker
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748649301
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1997 Interpreting Precedents: A Comparative Study, with RS Summers and A L
Goodhart (eds), Aldershot: Dartmouth. Constructing Legal Systems: “European
Union” in Legal Theory, (ed), Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishing. “
Democracy ...

The Politics Of Precedent On The U S Supreme Court

Author: Thomas G. Hansford
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691123547
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CHAPTER TWO Explaining the Interpretation of Precedent The Supreme Court's
Interpretation or treatment of precedent takes two broad forms. The Court can
interpret a precedent positively by relying on it as legal authority, broadening its ...

The Law In Philosophical Perspectives

Author: Luc J. Wintgens
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401593175
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support statutory interpretation in hard cases. ... An influential Swedish jurist,
Folke Schmidt' expressed the opinion that travaux préparatoires and precedents
are ... A. Peczenik, “The Binding Force of Precedent” in Interpreting Precedents.

The Principle Of Legal Certainty In Ec Law

Author: J. Raitio
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781402012174
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... and Justification, in MacCormick, D. Neil - Summers, Robert S. (eds.):
Interpreting Statutes, A Comparative Study, Aldershot: Dartmouth, 1991, pp. 511-
544. MacCormick, D. Neil - Summers, Robert S. (eds.): Interpreting Precedents ...

In Whose Name

Author: Armin von Bogdandy
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191026956
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... 'Precedent in France' in MacCormick N and Summers RS (eds), Interpreting
Precedents: A Comparative Study (Ashgate 1997) 103 Tschentscher A,
Demokratische Legitimation der dritten Gewalt (Mohr Siebeck 2006) Tumlir J, '
International ...

North Carolina Reports

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Perhaps the most learned man in black-letter law in a generation, his great
service to North Carolina was in interpreting precedents in accordance with
modern conditions, and discarding the chaff in order to arrive at the kernel. One
of his ...

The State Versus The Individual

Author: Katariina Simonen
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN: 9004202919
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Any interpretation has to rely on various types of claims, stemming from our moral
and empirical assumptions about the purposes of international law.2 How widely
the international legal community uses its authority to interpret precedents is ...

Interpretation In International Law

Author: Andrea Bianchi
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191038709
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precedents for interpreting domestic statutes,42 investment tribunals interpreting
one treaty might be used as precedent regarding similar language in another,
and one regional human rights body might be invoked before a different one ...

The Power Of Precedent

Author: Michael J. Gerhardt
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199795797
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Ultimately, The Power of Precedent vividly illustrates how constitutional law is made and evolves both in and outside of the courts.