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The unworkable ideas of business in the public sector

Dennis L. Blewitt, Esq., J. D.

Once I was proud to be a lawyer.  I was a member of an old and honorable profession that had many Blewitts on the roles as Bishop of Lincoln, Chancellor of England and Judiciar to Henry I.  1,193 more words

Constitutions And Laws

Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London

Symposium Title: Judicial Committee of the Privy Council Case Papers
Date: Friday 13 May 2016, 14:0019:00
Venue: Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR… 61 more words

Medieval laws in translation

Languages can act as formidable barriers to our understanding of both past and present. Even if you happen to have a talent for foreign languages translations can help you in many ways to gain insight into the messages and form of a source. 1,957 more words

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For the common good: International legal history and collective action

Every month there is a growing chance of encountering some kind of commemoration of historical events and figures. Sometimes these festivities are indeed an opportunity to look at them with fresh eyes, but often these occasions can seem too much of a good thing. 953 more words

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In the Shadow of the Bum Courts

Is it a footballer? Is it an MP?

No… it’s a Superinjunction!

Yes, the infamous writ of Shut-The-Hell-Up is back. Someone’s been bad. But because they’re rich we’re not, repeat… 1,686 more words

History Of Sexuality

An age of lawyers and literature

The power of words seduces every honest writer to do his or her very best to write in a unique way to convey what you want to say and to add to the expressive qualities of language and literature. 2,218 more words

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