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 ...

Original Intent And The Framers Constitution

Author: Leonard W. Levy
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee
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In Original Intent and the Framers' Constitution, the distinguished constitutional scholar Leonard Levy cuts through the Gordian Knot of claim and counterclaim with an argument that is clear, logical, and compelling.

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
ISBN: 9780801881114
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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, ...

The Judicial Branch

Author: Kermit L. Hall
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ISBN: 9780195309171
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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 ...

Church State And Original Intent

Author: Donald L. Drakeman
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521119189
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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
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199745074
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Wade (1973), recognizing the right of a woman to terminate a pregnancy.33 Now
that conservatives are in power and have control of the judiciary, Whittington says
, originalists need to move from being largely reactive and critical to developing “
a governing ... 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]. 38.

The Oxford Handbook Of The Indian Constitution

Author: Sujit Choudhry
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191058629
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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 ...