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Putting Progress Back Into Progressive: Reclaiming A Philosophy Of History For The Constitution, David Aram Kaiser Jan 2014

Putting Progress Back Into Progressive: Reclaiming A Philosophy Of History For The Constitution, David Aram Kaiser

Washington University Jurisprudence Review

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Holding The Bench Accountable: Judges Qua Representatives, John L. Warren Iii Jan 2014

Holding The Bench Accountable: Judges Qua Representatives, John L. Warren Iii

Washington University Jurisprudence Review

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Seeking Justice In Ugandan Courts: Amnesty And The Case Of Thomas Kwoyelo, Kirsty Mcnamara Jan 2013

Seeking Justice In Ugandan Courts: Amnesty And The Case Of Thomas Kwoyelo, Kirsty Mcnamara

Washington University Global Studies Law Review

Part I of this Note outlines the background of the conflict in Uganda, the problems and benefits that came with the ICC intervention in 2003, the establishment of the ICD, and an overview of the Amnesty Act of 2000. Part II focuses specifically on the facts and holdings of the Kwoyelo case, and will evaluate, in light of this precedent, whether the ICD can truly allow Uganda to fulfill its obligations under international and domestic law. Finally, this Note concludes with a discussion about Uganda’s international obligations and the effectiveness of the Amnesty Act and recommends various ways for ...


Legislative Supremacy, Kenneth Ward Jan 2012

Legislative Supremacy, Kenneth Ward

Washington University Jurisprudence Review

This essay develops an institutional perspective to consider limitations on judicial authority. Rather than assume that judicial decisions put an end to disagreements about what the Constitution means, this perspective focuses on the political contests that occur after judges make disputed interpretations of constitutional law. This perspective shows that scholars both exaggerate the role of judicial review in enforcing constitutional limits and underestimate the political instability that follows from difficulty in challenging controversial judicial holdings. Together, these claims are the beginning of an argument defending a form of legislative supremacy that would allow Congress and the President to override judicial ...


Rehabilitative Punishment And The Drug Treatment Court Movement, Richard C. Boldt Jan 1998

Rehabilitative Punishment And The Drug Treatment Court Movement, Richard C. Boldt

Washington University Law Review

Part I of this Article briefly summarizes the history of rehabilitative penal practice in the United States during the twentieth century. The discussion pays special attention to the sustained critique of the rehabilitative ideal offered by left-liberal commentators twenty-five to thirty years ago. The discussion analyzes particular shortcomings that plagued corrections practices at this earlier juncture and explores the relevance of that history to today's drug treatment courts. Part II builds on the observation of the left-liberal critics that rehabilitative penal regimes, by blending punitive and therapeutic impulses, often seek to accomplish incompatible goals. This Part suggests that this ...


The Role Of Courts In American Society, Richard S. Arnold Jan 1986

The Role Of Courts In American Society, Richard S. Arnold

Washington University Law Review

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Federal Procedure—Avoiding Federal Jurisdiction—Assignment To Prevent Diversity Of Citizenship Jan 1941

Federal Procedure—Avoiding Federal Jurisdiction—Assignment To Prevent Diversity Of Citizenship

Washington University Law Review

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Federal Courts—Appeal In Diversity Of Citizenship Cases—Retrospective Application Of Change In State Law Under Erie R. R. V. Tompkins Jan 1941

Federal Courts—Appeal In Diversity Of Citizenship Cases—Retrospective Application Of Change In State Law Under Erie R. R. V. Tompkins

Washington University Law Review

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Federal Procedure—Foreign Corporations—Waiver Of Venue By Consent Jan 1940

Federal Procedure—Foreign Corporations—Waiver Of Venue By Consent

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Missouri Practice And The Federal Rules: A Comparative Study, Carl C. Wheaton Jan 1940

Missouri Practice And The Federal Rules: A Comparative Study, Carl C. Wheaton

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Review Of “Court Over Constitution,” By Edward Corwin, Maurice H. Merrill Jan 1939

Review Of “Court Over Constitution,” By Edward Corwin, Maurice H. Merrill

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Federal Procedure—Motion To Secure Costs—Effect Of New Federal Rules Jan 1939

Federal Procedure—Motion To Secure Costs—Effect Of New Federal Rules

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Conflict Of Jurisdiction Between Federal District Courts And The National Labor Relations Board, Joseph Kutten Jan 1938

Conflict Of Jurisdiction Between Federal District Courts And The National Labor Relations Board, Joseph Kutten

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Constitutional Law—Courts—The Doctrine Of Swift V. Tyson Jan 1938

Constitutional Law—Courts—The Doctrine Of Swift V. Tyson

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Handmaid Of Justice, Charles E. Clark Jan 1938

The Handmaid Of Justice, Charles E. Clark

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Source Of Authority For Rules Of Court Affecting Procedure, Tyrrell Williams Jan 1937

The Source Of Authority For Rules Of Court Affecting Procedure, Tyrrell Williams

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


From Common Law Rules To Rules Of Court, Laurance M. Hyde Jan 1937

From Common Law Rules To Rules Of Court, Laurance M. Hyde

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Appeal And Error—Courts—Ejectment To Recover Possession As Action Involving Title Jan 1937

Appeal And Error—Courts—Ejectment To Recover Possession As Action Involving Title

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Attorneys—Practice Of Laymen Before Administrative Tribunals—Concurrent Regulatory Powers Of Judicial And Legislative Departments Jan 1937

Attorneys—Practice Of Laymen Before Administrative Tribunals—Concurrent Regulatory Powers Of Judicial And Legislative Departments

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Federal Jurisdiction—Johnson Act Jan 1936

Federal Jurisdiction—Johnson Act

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Legislative Restriction Of Federal Jurisdiction Over Local Rate Regulation, Charles E. Cullen Jan 1935

Legislative Restriction Of Federal Jurisdiction Over Local Rate Regulation, Charles E. Cullen

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Constitutional Law—Power Of Federal Courts To Give Declaratory Judgments Jan 1933

Constitutional Law—Power Of Federal Courts To Give Declaratory Judgments

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Federal Courts—Rules Of Decision In Actions At Law Jan 1929

Federal Courts—Rules Of Decision In Actions At Law

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Enforcement Of A Money Judgment Against A State, F. Warner Fischer Jan 1927

Enforcement Of A Money Judgment Against A State, F. Warner Fischer

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Courts—Contract Rights Acquired Under Existing State Of Law Not Disturbed By Change Of Construction In Subsequent Decision Jan 1927

Courts—Contract Rights Acquired Under Existing State Of Law Not Disturbed By Change Of Construction In Subsequent Decision

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Courts—Demurrer To Evidence—Decision Of Court Of Appeals Held Not In Conflict With Prior Rulings Of Supreme Court Jan 1924

Courts—Demurrer To Evidence—Decision Of Court Of Appeals Held Not In Conflict With Prior Rulings Of Supreme Court

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Are Courts Relaxing?, Douglas W. Robert Jan 1923

Are Courts Relaxing?, Douglas W. Robert

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Courts Of Domestic Relations, John W. Calhoun Jan 1922

The Courts Of Domestic Relations, John W. Calhoun

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Administrative Determinations, Elmer Hugo Grimm Jan 1919

Administrative Determinations, Elmer Hugo Grimm

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Commissions And Courts, J. S. Lionberger Jan 1916

Commissions And Courts, J. S. Lionberger

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.