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Judicial activism : authority, principle and policy in the judicial method

Author: M D Kirby; Hamlyn Trust.
Publisher: London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2004.
Series: Hamlyn lectures, 55th ser.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Placing judicial method in a topical context, Justice Kirby suggests that the debate surrounding judicial activism has so far largely passed over the UK judiciary. However, recent developments such as - the proposed creation of a Supreme Court for the UK, the identification of Supreme Court judges as public figures, the increased roles of the judge in reviewing legislation under the Human Rights Act and the role of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M D Kirby; Hamlyn Trust.
ISBN: 0421879300 pbk 9780421879300 pbk 0421879505 9780421879508
OCLC Number: 55683075
Notes: "Published under the auspices of the Hamlyn Trust."
Description: xxvii, 112 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Old Testament --
Reformation --
Counter-reformation --
Concordat.
Series Title: Hamlyn lectures, 55th ser.
Responsibility: by Michael Kirby.
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Based on the 55th series of the Hamlyn Lectures presented by the Honourable Justice Michael Kirby in November 2003, the issue of "Judicial Activism" is a live one in most countries of the common law.  Read more...

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