American Law School Review, Volume 5

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West Publishing Company, 1922 - Law
 

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Page 162 - High birth, vigour of bone, desert in service, Love, friendship, charity, are subjects all To envious and calumniating time. One touch of nature makes the whole world kin...
Page 438 - PARTIES, in order to promote international co-operation and to achieve international peace and security, by the acceptance of obligations not to resort to war, by the prescription of open, just and honourable relations between nations, by the firm establishment of the understandings of international law as the actual rule of conduct among Governments, and by the maintenance of justice and a scrupulous respect for all treaty obligations in the dealings of organized peoples with one another, Agree...
Page 446 - Then the King said that he thought the law was founded upon reason, and that he and others had reason as well as the judges : to which it was answered by me that true it was that God had endowed His Majesty with excellent science and great endowments of nature, but His Majesty was not learned in the laws of his realm of England...
Page 176 - Committee on the Establishment of a Permanent Organization for the Improvement of the Law.
Page 87 - The rational study of law is still to a large extent the study of history. History must be a part of the study, because without it we cannot know the precise scope of rules which it is our business to know. It is a part of the rational study, because it is the first step toward an enlightened scepticism, that is, toward a deliberate reconsideration of the worth of those rules.
Page 202 - The American Bar Association is of the opinion that every candidate for admission to the bar should give evidence of graduation from a law school complying with the following standards: (a) It shall require as a condition of admission at least two years of study in a college. (b) It shall require its students to pursue a course of three years...
Page 208 - ... (a) It shall require as a condition of admission at least two years of study in a college. (b) It shall require its students to pursue a course of three years duration if they devote substantially all of their working time to their studies, and a longer course, equivalent in the number of working hours, if they devote only part of their working time to their studies.
Page 450 - The powers of the government of this state are divided into three distinct departments, the legislative, executive and judicial, and no person or collection of persons being one of these departments, shall exercise any power properly belonging to either of the others, except as hereinafter expressly directed or permitted.
Page 85 - For the rational study of the law the black-letter man may be the man of the present, but the man of the future is the man of statistics and the master of economics.
Page 446 - To which it was answered by me, that true it was that God had endowed his Majesty with excellent science and great endowments of nature, but his Majesty was not learned in the laws of his realm of England; and causes which concern the life or inheritance or goods or fortunes of his subjects . . . are not to be decided by natural reason but by the artificial reason and judgment of law, which law is an art which requires long study and experience before that a man can attain to the cognizance of it...

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