Constitutional Interpretation

Author: Keith E. Whittington
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Constitutional interpretation -- The dilemmas of contemporary constitutional theory -- The authority of originalism and the nature of the written Constitution -- A defense of originalism and the written Constitution -- Popular sovereignty ...

Judicial Review And Constitutional Politics

Author: Keith E. Whittington
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Origins of judicial review in the United States -- Early judicial review -- Slavery and war -- The administrative state and a national economy -- A rights revolution -- Judicial oscillation

Originalism In American Law And Politics

Author: Johnathan O'Neill
Publisher: JHU Press
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See also id., "Adherence to the Original Intentions in Constitutional Adjudication:
Three Objections and Responses," Northwestem University Law Review 82 (
1988): 226-92, esp. 261-62, 289-90, 255-57; id., "'Originalist' Values and
Constitutional Interpretation," Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy 19 (1996
): 335-41; Earl M. Maltz, Rethinking Constitutional Law: Originalism,
Interventionism, and the Politics of Judicial Review (Lawrence: University Press
of Kansas, 1996) 20, ...

Congress And The Constitution

Author: Goodrich Professor of Law Neal Devins
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"The subject of this collection--the treatment of the Constitution by legislators in Congress--is both extremely interesting and important, and I do not believe that there is any other single book that is so effective in bringing together a ...

The Judicial Branch

Author: Kermit L. Hall
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Law and Disagreement. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Philosophical
critique of judicial review and constitutional rights. Whittington, Keith E.
Constitutional Interpretation: Textual Meaning, Original Intent, and Judicial
Review. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1999. Defense of the original
meaning of the Constitution as a guide to judicial review.

Judges As Guardians Of Constitutionalism And Human Rights

Author: Martin Scheinin
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It does not ignore the subjective purpose or the original public understanding in
constitutional interpretation, but it does not give it controlling precedence either.
... A Matter Of Interpretation: Federal Courts And The Law (Princeton University
Press 1997); Keith E. Whittington, Constitutional Interpretation: Textual Meaning,
Original Intent, and Judicial Review (University Press of Kansas 1999); Laurence
Tribe, American Constitutional Law (3rd ed., Foundation Press 2000) 47–70;
Dennis ...

The Oxford Handbook Of The Indian Constitution

Author: Sujit Choudhry
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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8 Keith E Whittington, Constitutional Interpretation: Textual Meaning, Original
Intent, and Judicial Review (University Press of Kansas 1999) 6. 9 James Allan, '
Constitutional Interpretation v. Statutory Interpretation: Understanding the
Attractions of Original Intent' (2000) 6 Legal Theory 109, 120. 10 For instance, the
composition of municipalities (art 243R) and the appointment of district court
judges (art 233). These are matters of detail which one would expect to find in
statutes. Contrast ...

Church State And Original Intent

Author: Donald L. Drakeman
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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Keith E. Whittington, Constitutional Interpretation: Textual Meaning, Original
Intent, and judicial Review (Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, I999), p. I67.
Justice John Paul Stevens, generally seen as the leader of the Supreme Court's
liberal wing as of this writing, includes originalism in his interpretive toolkit: “
Originalism is perfectly sensible. I always try to figure out what the original intent
was, but to say that's the Bible and nothing else counts seems to me quite Wrong.
” Quoted in ...

Constitutional Interpretation

Author: Sotirios A. Barber
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45. agree that her choice was between old meanings (definitions/applications)
and freedom to decide as she wished, whatever she might wish. Whittington, “
The New Originalism,” supra note 32, at 599–604. Id. at 604. Id. at 608. Id. at 608
–09. Id. at 605; Keith E. Whittington, Constitutional Interpretation: Textual
Meaning, Original Intent, and Judicial Review (Lawrence: University Press of
Kansas, 1999): 160–61 [hereinafter Whittington, Constitutional Interpretation].
Keith E. Whittington ...

Constitutional Politics In Canada And The United States

Author: Stephen L. Newman
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349 (1989); Robert N. Clinton, "Original Understanding, Legal Realism, and the
Interpretation of 'This Constitution,'" 72 Iowa L. Rev. 1177 (1987). 27. Keith E.
Whittington, Constitutional Interpretation: Textual Meaning, Original Intent, and
Judicial Review (Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1999), 4. 28. Chief
Justice Rehnquist has made reference to a jurisprudence of original intent and
has been critical of the rhetoric of the "living constitution." William H. Rehnquist, "
The Notion of ...