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Lions under the throne : essays on the history of English public law

By: Sedley, Stephen (University of Oxford)

1107559766 / 9781107559769
Paperback
342.42009
03/09/2015
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England
23 cm x, 295 pages
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Francis Bacon wrote in 1625 that judges must be lions, but lions under the throne.

From that day to this, the tension within the state between parliamentary, judicial and executive power has remained unresolved.

Lions under the Throne is the first systematic account of the origins and development of the great body of public law by which the state, both institutionally and in relation to the individual, is governed.

BIC:

1DBKE England, 1DBKW Wales, LND Constitutional & administrative law

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