9780198299127

The Business of Judging Selected Essays and Speeches

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2000-10-05
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Summary

This book contains a selection of the essays and addresses written or given by the Senior Law Lord (as a Queen's Bench judge, Lord Justice of Appeal, Master of the Rolls, and Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales) over the last 15 years or so, touching on a wide range of legally-related topics.

Table of Contents

The Business of Judging
1(53)
The Judge as Juror: The Judicial Determination of Factual Issues
3(22)
The Judge as Lawmaker: An English Perspective
25(10)
The Discretion of the Judge
35(18)
Judges in Society
53(32)
Judicial Independence
55(14)
Judicial Ethics
69(16)
The Wider World
85(44)
`There is a World Elsewhere': The Changing Perspectives of English Law
87(16)
Law in a Pluralist Society
103(14)
Speech on the Jubilee of the Supreme Court of India
117(12)
Human Rights
129(52)
The European Convention on Human Rights: Time to Incorporate
131(10)
Opinion: Should There Be a Law to Protect Rights of Personal Privacy?
141(14)
The Way We Live Now: Human Rights in the New Millennium
155(14)
Tort and Human Rights
169(12)
Public Law
181(42)
Should Public Law Remedies be Discretionary?
183(12)
The Old Despotism
195(16)
Mr Perlzweig, Mr Liversidge, and Lord Atkin
211(12)
The Constitution
223(28)
The Courts and the Constitution
225(14)
Anglo-American Reflections
239(12)
English Criminal Trial
251(48)
The English Criminal Trial: The Credits and the Debits
253(16)
Justice and Injustice
269(16)
Silence is Golden---or is it?
285(10)
A Criminal Code: Must We Wait for Ever?
295(4)
Crime and Punishment
299(54)
The Sentence of the Court
301(14)
Justice for the Young
315(14)
The Mandatory Life Sentence for Murder
329(16)
Speech on the Second Reading of the Crime (Sentences) Bill
345(8)
Miscellaneous
353(62)
Address to the Centenary Conference of the Bar
355(8)
Who then in Law is my Neighbour?
363(12)
The Future of the Common Law
375(16)
Lecture at Toynbee Hall on the Centenary of its Legal Advice Centre
391(18)
Address at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Rt Hon Lord Denning, OM
409(6)
Index 415

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