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The Lingering Influence Of Richard Ii And Lord Coke In The American Admiralty, Graydon S. Staring Apr 2010

The Lingering Influence Of Richard Ii And Lord Coke In The American Admiralty, Graydon S. Staring

Graydon S. Staring

It must be fair to say that a useful commercial and legal regime should be spread as wide as its usefulness, with as few artificial and irrelevant barriers as possible. All of our irrelevant barriers have been discredited in various situations, but two of them, viz. as to contracts made on land or to be performed in part on land, remain anomalously in two irrational and inconvenient applications. As they have no statutory sanction, they can be corrected by the courts, just as they have nullified them both in other situations and rationalized the jurisdiction in other respects. Cease the ...


The Death Penalty On Trial, Linus Koh Jan 2010

The Death Penalty On Trial, Linus Koh

Linus Koh

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