The High Court of Parliament and Its Supremacy: An Historical Essay on the Boundaries between Legislation and Adjudication in England

By Charles Howard McLlwain | Go to book overview

Index
ABSOLUTE, meaning of the word, 129 sqq. , and notes, 142.
Act of settlement, 77.
Aid, 59.
Analytical school of Englishjurisprudentes, 383, 384.
Army, their view of the fundamental law, 91.
Articles exhibited by the Clergy to the Privy Council temp. James I, 282 n.
Arundel, Archbishop, 69, 70.
Ashby v. White, 236 sq.
Assemblies, on the Continent, lost their feudal traditions, 321; colonial, had no higher legal status than an incorporated village, 365.
Assize, 44, 131; possessory assizes, 178 n. 2; of Darrein Presentment, 44; of Novel Disseisin, 44, 262 sq.; the word, 169, 283 sq.; distinguished from" laws," 284; its temporary character, 284; may be set aside by the judges, 284 and note; of Measures, 284 n.; of Mort d'Ancestor, 285.
Atkyns, Sir Robert, his argument in defence of Sir William Williams, 242 sqq.; on the dispensing power, 312 n.
Attainder, Bill of, 224 sqq.; St. John on, in the Earl of Strafford's Case, 151 sqq.; opinion of Henry VIII's judges on, 225.
Atterbury, Bishop, 224, 229 n.
Audita Querela, Writ of, 254, 255 sq.
Auditor. See Petitions, Triers of.
Aula, 30 n.
Austin, John, 259 n., 329; his conception of law, 144; on fictions, 266; his theory based on the dismembered state of the seventeenth century, 374.
Australia, federal constitution of, 369.
Award of Parliament, 114, 205, 216 sqq.
Alylesbury Men, Case of ( Regina v. Paty et al.), 241 sq.
BACON, FRANCIS, Lord Chancellor, 193, 335; on Magna Charta, 64 sq.; on new laws, 73; on the jurisdiction of the courts of common law, 292 sqq.; on prerogative, 295 sq., 348 sq.; warns James I against the "Great Contract," 370. [ 193.
Bacon, Nathaniel, 154, 172, 173 n.,
Bagehot, Walter, 128, 167; on prerogative, 381 n.
Bagg's Case, 292 sq., 316.
Barons, relations of the King with, in England, 9 sq., 15; loyalty to their order rather than to their country their main motive, 15 sq.
Barrington, Daines, on the obnoxious activity of lawyers in Parliament, 215.
Bate's Case, 316.
Battle, wager of, 131.
Becket, Thomas, Archbishop of Canterbury, 13; and the Constitutions of Clarendon, 45 n.
Bentham, Jeremy, 105, 266.
Berkely, Sir Thomas, Case of, 184 n.
Berkley, Sir Robert, his opinion in the Case of Ship-Money, 149.
Bernardiston v. Soame, 222.
Bible, occurrence in the various English versions of the word "judgement," 171.
Bigamy, statute of, 115.
Bill of Middlesex, 213.
Bills, substituted for petition, 209; their "judicial" character, 209 sq.; conclude with a prayer, 212.

-395-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
The High Court of Parliament and Its Supremacy: An Historical Essay on the Boundaries between Legislation and Adjudication in England
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Preface vii
  • Table of Contents xxi
  • Chapter I - Introduction 3
  • Chapter II - The Fundamental Law 42
  • Chapter III - Parliament as a Court 109
  • Chapter IV - The Relations Of "Judiciary" and "Legislature" 257
  • Chapter V - The Political History Of Parliamentary Supremacy 336
  • Index 395
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 410

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.