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Cass R. Sunstein, Virtues and Verdicts( 德沃金《法袍正义》书评)

2010年10月11日 2 条评论

Justice in Robes
By Ronald Dworkin
(Harvard University Press, 308 pp., $35)

During their recent confirmation hearings, John Roberts and Samuel Alito insisted on the importance of “following the law,” and of distinguishing between a judge’s personal moral commitments and his views about the Constitution. In drawing this distinction, both nominees recapitulated a discussion in the presidential debates of 2004, when the candidates were asked what kind of person they would appoint to the Supreme Court. President Bush replied, “I would pick somebody who would not allow their personal opinion to get in the way of the law. I would pick somebody who would strictly interpret the Constitution of the United States.” Senator Kerry agreed. He said, “I don’t believe we need a good conservative judge, and I don’t believe we need a good liberal judge.… I want to make sure we have judges who interpret the Constitution of the United States according to the law.” 阅读全文…

蓟门法哲学研习会第四期活动通知

2010年1月5日 没有评论

主题:法律的实践与理论——关于德沃金《身披法袍的正义》  s4127509

发言人:
周林刚(中国法制出版社编辑, 《身披法袍的正义》的中译者)

评议人:
刘叶深(中国法学会副研究员,法学博士)
张 超(中国政法大学2008级博士)

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