The Responsible Judge: Readings in Judicial Ethics

By John T. Noonan Jr.; Kenneth I. Winston | Go to book overview
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Contents
Prefacexiii
Part I: THE IDEAL JUDGE AND THE PARTIAL JUDGE
A. The Impartiality of God
1. God Does Not Take Bribes
John T. Noonan Jr., Bribes ( 1984)3
2. God Does Not Discriminate
William de Ralegh and Henri de Bracton, The Laws and Customs of England ( 1270), Volume 215
3. The Skin of Sisamnes
John T. Noonan Jr., Persons and Masks of the Law ( 1976)16
4. The Oath That Binds
Marbury v. Madison, 1 Cranch 137 ( 1803)17
5. The Blindfold, the Sword, and the Scales
Alfred Denning, The Closing Chapter ( 1983)18
B. The Mask of Impartiality
1. "The Passengers of Palsgraf"
John T. Noonan Jr., Persons and Masks of the Law ( 1976)22
C. Monsters
1. The Confession of Chancellor Francis Bacon (1620)
John T. Noonan Jr., Bribes ( 1984)35
James Spedding, The Letters and the Life of Francis Bacon ( 1874), Volume 736
2. The Conviction of United States Circuit Judge Martin T. Manton
United States v. Manton, 107 F.2d 834 (2d Cir. 1939)39

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