Constitutions of no authority: Spoonerian reflections
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|Title:||Constitutions of no authority: Spoonerian reflections||Authors:||Casey, Gerard||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/5409||Date:||Jan-2010||Abstract:||Using the work of Lysander Spooner, I argue that, given that there is little or no explicit consent to constitutions and that the doctrine of tacit consent is nonsensical, Constitutions are thus without authority.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||The Independant Institute||Copyright (published version):||2013, The Independent Institute||Keywords:||Law; Constitutional interpretation; Originalism; Vitalism; Constitutions; Contract; Politics||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed|
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