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democratic adjudication

Christopher J. Peters

in A Matter of Dispute: Morality, Democracy, and Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195387223
eISBN:
9780199894338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387223.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter uses the dispute-resolution account of legal authority to describe the basic relationship between adjudication and legislation in a democracy. While statutes and other general legal ... More


The Origins of Adversary Criminal Trial

John H. Langbein

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199287239
eISBN:
9780191718137
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287239.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Legal History

The adversary system of trial, now the defining feature of Anglo-American criminal procedure, developed late in English legal history. For centuries, defendants were forbidden to have trial counsel. ... More


Introduction: Justice in a Minimal State

Darryl K. Brown

in Free Market Criminal Justice: How Democracy and Laissez Faire Undermine the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190457877
eISBN:
9780190457907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190457877.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

Democracy, markets, and legal rules are different means by which to make decisions among competing interests and to allocate resources. This chapter introduces the argument that U.S. criminal process ... More


Criminal Justice and Democracy

Darryl K. Brown

in Free Market Criminal Justice: How Democracy and Laissez Faire Undermine the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190457877
eISBN:
9780190457907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190457877.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

Democratic accountability and political supervision play an outsized role in American criminal justice, and this chapter describes some of the effects of this unique democratic commitment. Most U.S. ... More


Free Market Criminal Justice: How Democracy and Laissez Faire Undermine the Rule of Law

Darryl K. Brown

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190457877
eISBN:
9780190457907
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190457877.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

This book explains how excessive faith in democratic politics and free markets has undermined the rule of law in U.S. criminal process. From initial charges and evidence gathering through criminal ... More


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