Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Law Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Articles 1 - 20 of 20

Full-Text Articles in Law

Arkansas' Judiciary: Its History And Structure, Edwin H. Greenebaum Jan 1964

Arkansas' Judiciary: Its History And Structure, Edwin H. Greenebaum

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


From Legal Theory To Integrative Jurisprudence, Jerome Hall Jan 1964

From Legal Theory To Integrative Jurisprudence, Jerome Hall

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Science, Common Sense, And Criminal Law Reform, Jerome Hall Jan 1964

Science, Common Sense, And Criminal Law Reform, Jerome Hall

Articles by Maurer Faculty

Professor Hall advocates a reappraisal of the current trend in criminal law of substituting expert psychiatric testimony for common-sense determinations of insanity based on the long experience of the criminal-law tradition. Holding that the average layman is as competent to recognize extreme mental illness as the psychiatric expert, the author discusses the doctrine of the "irresistible impulse" and submits that the current departures from the M'Naghten rule tend to "substitute the ideology of a particular group of psychiatrists for the principle of moral responsibility." Professor Hall suggests that realistic reform cannot be achieved without considering the "moral life and ...


Statutory Interpretation: Core Meaning And Marginal Uncertainty, Reed Dickerson Jan 1964

Statutory Interpretation: Core Meaning And Marginal Uncertainty, Reed Dickerson

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


The Diseases Of Legislative Language, Reed Dickerson Jan 1964

The Diseases Of Legislative Language, Reed Dickerson

Articles by Maurer Faculty

In this article Professor Dickerson examines some of the most basic problems facing the legislative draftsman in his attempt to obtain clarity in statutes. He discusses the "diseases" of ambiguity, over-vagueness, over-precision, over- and under-generality and obesity, and distinguishes them from useful devices with which they are often confused.


Constitutionality Of Special Military Court-Martial Where Defense Counsel Is Not A Lawyer (Recent Developments), John T. Baker Jan 1964

Constitutionality Of Special Military Court-Martial Where Defense Counsel Is Not A Lawyer (Recent Developments), John T. Baker

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


International Law And The Third World, A. A. Fatouros Jan 1964

International Law And The Third World, A. A. Fatouros

Articles by Maurer Faculty

After a detailed examination of the unique position of the emerging nations, the "third 'world," Professor Fatouros urges that the Western nations should ndertake a change in approach and a reassessment of the objectives of international law since the present situation of international society is so dissimilar to that in which the law evolved. He concludes that special, new rules should be formulated, based on a broad and positive consideration of the urgent need of the emerging nations to develop their natural resources as effectively and as rapidly as possible-a need 'which international law must take into account if it ...


Developments In Anti-Combines Administration, A. A. Fatouros Jan 1964

Developments In Anti-Combines Administration, A. A. Fatouros

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


The Midwest Piping Doctrine: An Example Of The Need For Reappraisal Of Labor Board Dogma, Julius G. Getman Jan 1964

The Midwest Piping Doctrine: An Example Of The Need For Reappraisal Of Labor Board Dogma, Julius G. Getman

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Public Regulation And Private Rights Of Action, Robert M. O'Neil Jan 1964

Public Regulation And Private Rights Of Action, Robert M. O'Neil

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Procedural Arbitrability Under Section 301 Of The Lmra, Alan Schwartz Jan 1964

Procedural Arbitrability Under Section 301 Of The Lmra, Alan Schwartz

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


The Use Of Public Opinion Polls In Continuance And Venue Hearings, Edward F. Sherman Jan 1964

The Use Of Public Opinion Polls In Continuance And Venue Hearings, Edward F. Sherman

Articles by Maurer Faculty

Courts are becoming increasingly receptive to the admission of the results of public opinion polls to show community attitudes and prejudgments as to certain criminal cases in which continuances or changes of venue are sought by the defendants. Mr. Sherman concludes that polls may provide a degree of evidentiary certainty now lacking, but he warns that polls can also be tricky unless properly conducted and interpreted.


Book Review. Lawyers In Politics: A Study In Professional Convergence By H. Eulau And J. D. Sprague, A. Dan Tarlock Jan 1964

Book Review. Lawyers In Politics: A Study In Professional Convergence By H. Eulau And J. D. Sprague, A. Dan Tarlock

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


African Law And Basic Institutions - A Search For Perspective, William Burnett Harvey Jan 1964

African Law And Basic Institutions - A Search For Perspective, William Burnett Harvey

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


A Value Analysis Of Ghanaian Legal Development Since Independence, William Burnett Harvey Jan 1964

A Value Analysis Of Ghanaian Legal Development Since Independence, William Burnett Harvey

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Colorado Encourages Rapid Depletion Of Its Ground-Water Resources, A. Dan Tarlock Jan 1964

Colorado Encourages Rapid Depletion Of Its Ground-Water Resources, A. Dan Tarlock

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Contracts And Sales, Douglass Boshkoff Jan 1964

Contracts And Sales, Douglass Boshkoff

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Foreword: University Of Ghana Law Journal, William Burnett Harvey Jan 1964

Foreword: University Of Ghana Law Journal, William Burnett Harvey

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Divorce Under The New Code, Dan Hopson Jr. Jan 1964

Divorce Under The New Code, Dan Hopson Jr.

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Book Review. Cases And Materials On The Law And Institutions Of The Atlantic Area By Eric Stein And Peter Hay, Robert L. Birmingham Jan 1964

Book Review. Cases And Materials On The Law And Institutions Of The Atlantic Area By Eric Stein And Peter Hay, Robert L. Birmingham

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.