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The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord

Essays in Honour of Sir William Wade

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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ContributionsChristopher Forsyth (Editor), Ivan Hare (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages402
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Open LibraryOL7398590M
ISBN 100198264690
ISBN 109780198264699

  In this respect, in the words of Elizabethan jurist Sir Edward Coke, Justice Iacobucci's tax decisions consistently sought to replace the 'the incertain and crooked cord of discretion' with 'the golden and straight metwand of the law.' 7. The article proceeds as follows. Description. The title of Charles Taliaferro’s book is derived from poems and stories in which a person in peril or on a quest must follow a cord or string in order to find the way to happiness, safety, or home.

Christopher Forsyth, ‘The Metaphysic of Nullity—Invalidity, Conceptual Reasoning and the Rule of Law’ in: Christopher Forsyth and Ivan Hare (eds.), The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord. Essays on Public Law in Honour of Sir William Wade QC (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ), – at Author: Dick W. P. Ruiter. E J F Simpson, 'The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord: Essays on Public Law in Honour of Sir William Wade QC' () Law Quarterly Review [Review] read more Review of festschrift for Sir William Wade QC, considering in particular the significance of 'constitutional fundamentals' as features of the constitution resistant to legislative.

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Shipping in the. The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord 出版社: Oxford University Press, USA 副标题: Essays in Honour of Sir William Wade 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装. crooked cord of discretion" for "the golden and straight metwand of the law."' For those who are not familiar with the word (and I confess that I fell into this category until I taught tax law!), a 'metwand' is defined as a 'measuring rod' or 'standard by which something is measured or judged' (Oxford English Dictionar- s.v.

'metewand,'. THE GOLDEN METWAND AND THE CROOKED CORD Essays on Public Law in Honour of Sir William Wade QC CHRISTOPHER FORSYTH and IVAN HARE CLARENDON PRESS • OXFORD CONTENTS Table of Statutes xi Table of Cases xvii List of Contributors xxxix Sir William Wade QC 1 Sir David Williams QC.

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Price: $ & FREE Shipping: Item is returnable in 30 days and restocking fee may apply You may be charged a restocking fee upto 50% of item's price for used or damaged returns 5/5(6). Fairness, Equality, Rationality: Constitutional Theory and Judicial Review Fairness, Equality, Rationality: Constitutional Theory and Judicial Review Chapter: (p) Fairness, Equality, Rationality: Constitutional Theory and Judicial Review Source: The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord Author(s): T.

Allan Publisher: Oxford University Press. P P Craig, '‘Prerogative, Precedent and Power’ ' in C Forsyth and I Hare (eds), The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord, Essays in Honour of Sir William Wade (Oxford University Press ) P P Craig, '‘Report on the United Kingdom’ ' in A-M Slaughter, A Stone Sweet and J Weiler (eds), The European Courts and National Courts, Doctrine.

that “all causes should be measured by the golden and straight metwand of the law, and not the incertain and crooked cord of discretion” In other words, Coke considered that English law in the 17th century should prefer the golden metwand of the common law to the crooked cord of uncertainty that was offered by equity A metwand is a File Size: KB.

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There can be no denying the considerable influence of Sir William Wade in the field of public law in general and administrative law in particular. He is the pre-eminent contemporary disciple of Dicey, for whom he yields "to no one in admiration".

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15 - Get this from a library. The golden metwand and the crooked cord: essays on public law in honour of Sir William Wade QC. [Christopher Forsyth; William Wade;]. It could be argued, however, that one can never truly forsake the “uncertain and crooked cord of discretion” in favour of the “golden and straight metwand of the law”.

There will always be an element of judicial discretion involved in any decision, a fact which is highlighted by the Court of Appeal’s judgment in this case.Ivan Hare is the author of Extreme Speech and Democracy ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 0 reviews, published ) and The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Co /5(5).Wednesbury unreasonableness is a ground of judicial review in Singapore administrative law.A governmental decision that is Wednesbury-unreasonable may be quashed by the High type of unreasonableness of public body decisions was laid down in the English case of Associated Provincial Picture Houses bury Corporation (), where it was said that a public authority acts.