Common Law For The Age Of Statutes

Common Law For The Age Of Statutes

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by Guido Calabresi
     
 

ISBN-10: 0674146050

ISBN-13: 9780674146051

Pub. Date: 12/12/1982

Publisher: Harvard University Press

The dominance of legislatures and statutory law has put an impossible burden on the courts. Guido Calabresi thinks it is time for this country seriously to consider returning to a traditional American judicial-legislative balance in which courts would enlarge the common law and would also decide when a rule of law has seen its day and should be revised.  See more details below

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The dominance of legislatures and statutory law has put an impossible burden on the courts. Guido Calabresi thinks it is time for this country seriously to consider returning to a traditional American judicial-legislative balance in which courts would enlarge the common law and would also decide when a rule of law has seen its day and should be revised.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674146051
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
12/12/1982
Series:
Oliver Wendell Holmes Lectures Series, #1977
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Choking on Statutes

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