Methods Of Interpretation

Author: Lackland H. Bloom (Jr.)
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
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This title examines the various methodologies the Supreme Court, and individual justices, have employed throughout history when interpreting the Constitution.

How To Do Things With Rules

Author: William Twining
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139488244
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In this respect, the recent book entitled Methods of Interpretation by Lackland
Bloom provides one model for development which is quite close ... 102 L. Bloom,
Methods of Interpretation: How the Supreme Court Reads the Constitution (2009)
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Constitutional Law For A Changing America

Author: Lee Epstein
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 1506398677
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Constitutional Fate: Theory of the Constitution (New York: Oxford University Press
, 1982); and Lackland H. Bloom, Methods of Constitutional Interpretation: How
the Supreme Court Reads the Constitution (New York: Oxford University Press, ...

American Constitutional Law

Author: Donald P. Kommers
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742526877
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he first part of this book (chapters 1 and 2) provides students with background on
the Supreme Court and the Court's role in the American system of government as
well as an overview of the process of constitutional interpretation. It locates the
Court within our ... Court opinions. Reading constitutional cases is not like
reading P. G. Wodehouse or S. J. Perelman ... Accordingly, chapter 2 introduces
students to various methods and sources of constitutional advocacy. As we shall
see, ...

A Citizen S Guide To The Constitution And The Supreme Court

Author: Morgan Marietta
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135015317
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This approach is known as transcendence, reading the Constitution for its
overarching meaning. If we read ... Four Schools of Interpretation (or Ways of
Reading the Constitution) The conventions of reading the Constitution moved
quickly from ...

Do Great Cases Make Bad Law

Author: Lackland H. Bloom, Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019084289X
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In Do Great Cases Make Bad Law?, Lackland H. Bloom, Jr. tests Justice Holmes' dictum by analyzing in detail the history of the Supreme Court's great cases, from Marbury v. Madison in 1803, to National Federation of Independent Business v.

Jumpstart Constitutional Law

Author: Jethro K. Lieberman
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454838892
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METHODS OF INTERPRETING 2: WHAT TOOLS ARE AVAILABLE TO
INTERPRET THE CONSTITUTION? ... Almost all the cases you read in a
constitutional law course are from appellate courts (usually the Supreme Court),
and the players ...

The Encyclopedia Of The Supreme Court

Author: David Shultz
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 0816067392
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First and foremost, there is the method of interpretation used to explicate both
constitutional powers and rights. ... construction” versus “loose construction,”
interpretive method includes the degree of breadth in reading constitutional
provisions, ...

The Wisconsin State Constitution

Author: Jack Stark
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 019977918X
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One of the three major methods of interpreting the constitution is reading it
literally, using a method that now is commonly ... of the supreme court had been
changed) more clearly employed the plain meaning rule (The Attorney General
ex rel.

Constitutional Adjudication In Africa

Author: Charles M Fombad
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192538632
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In the case of the Supreme Court, the doctrine of precedent means that that Court
is bound by its own previous decisions. ... interpretation except where something
in the text or the rest of the constitution would justify a narrow view.71 A holistic
approach to interpretation is implicit in this method. According to Smith,72 the first
step in constitutional interpretation should be 'a simple reading of the text'.