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Statutory interpretation

Ronald Benton Brown

Statutory interpretation

the search for legislative intent

by Ronald Benton Brown

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Published by National Institute for Trial Advocacy in Boulder, CO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law,
  • Interpretation and construction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRonald Benton Brown, Sharon Jacobs Brown
    ContributionsBrown, Sharon Jacobs, 1954-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF425 .B76 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25033512M
    ISBN 109781601561589
    LC Control Number2011038166

    Statutory Interpretation is a practical guide to the techniques and reasoning used by lawyers and judges to resolve interpretation problems. The book deciphers the complex rules of interpretation, explains the way these rules relate to each other, and focuses on their strategic use in constructing arguments and justifying outcomes/5(3). This book takes a new approach to statutory interpretation. The authors consider the fundamental importance of context in statutory interpretation across various fields of regulation and explore the problems, which arise from the frequent disjunction between regulatory design and subsequent statutory interpretation.

      The book deciphers the often confusing and contradictory rules of interpretation, explains the way these rules relate to each other, and focuses on the strategic use of the rules in constructing arguments and justifying outcomes. The second edition of Statutory Interpretation has been thoroughly updated and expanded. It includes a new chapter 4/5(1). Particular regard has been paid to the general statements of the High Court explaining the modern approach to statutory interpretation. In the foreword to the 8th edition of this work the then Chief Justice of the High Court, the Honourable Robert French AC, said: ‘The book is lucid, well organised and eminently readable, whether from cover.

    For all practitioners of law, an understanding of the meaning and interpretation of legislation is the key to professional success. The fourth edition of this work is a step-by-step guide to assessing legislative intention now completely updated to cover the implications and changes from the Human Rights Act Today, statutes make up the bulk of the relevant law heard in federal courts and arguably represent the most important source of American law. The proper means of judicial interpretation of those statutes have been the subject of great attention and dispute over the years. This book provides new insights into the theory and practice of statutory interpretation by courts.


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The book begins by exploring these theories and identifying the sources of meaning the theorists use to interpret statutes, including intrinsic, extrinsic, and policy-based/5(9).

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The book is calculated to promote valid interpretations: if you have lame arguments, you'll deplore the book; if you have strong arguments, you'll exalt by:   The full text of this Book Review may be found by clicking on the PDF link below.

Statutory interpretation has improved dramatically over the last generation, thanks to the extraordinary influence of Justice Scalia. Statutory text matters much more than it once did.

If the text is sufficiently clear, the text usually controls. This book is designed to teach statutory interpretation skills. It uses a combination of traditional cases along with problems to accomplish that objective. Broadly organized around the process of interpretation, it focuses first on the plain meaning of the text and then addresses the question of whether and, if so, when courts will examine.

In this book, I reject the hopeless relativism of statutory interpretation and argue that good interpretive practices can in many cases offer a persuasive account of legislative intent in specific cases. Until now, I have presented statutory interpretation in its worst light.

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The book deciphers the often confusing and contradictory rules of interpretation. "Cross: Statutory Interpretation" is a concise, systematic introduction to the general principles of statutory interpretation.

This new edition provides a comprehensive analysis of the contemporary approach of English courts to the interpretation of statutes. The latest case law developments are incorporated, most importantly Pepper v Hart which has necessitated.

Contrary to traditional theories of statutory interpretation, which ground statutes in the original legislative text or intent, legal scholar William Eskridge argues that statutory interpretation changes in response to new political alignments, new interpreters, and new ideologies.

It does so, first of all, because it involves richer authoritative texts than does either common law or. " This important book sets statutory interpretation in its historical background and outlines the views of the great English jurists. Illustrates the basic rules and discusses the internal and external aids to construction and of presumption."5/5(1).

Statutory Interpretation 2nd edition revitalises learning of statutory interpretation as a living, breathing and dynamic tool for understanding and applying the law. The book is specifically designed to engage students with statutory interpretation and equip them with improved skills required for future legal practice.

Statutory interpretation is the process of resolving those ambiguities and deciding how a particular bill or law will apply in a particular case.

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