Judging and the Nature of Justice (Intensive) - Liston


Course Title

Judging and the Nature of Justice (Intensive)



First Assignment


LAW 843 Natural Law PPT (PowerPoint)

LAW 843 Letter from Birmingham Jail PPT (PowerPoint)

The first reading assignment is:The Case of the Spelunkian Explorers, 62 Harv.L.Rev.616 (1949). 

Balance of required reading:

 Letter from Birmingham Jail, by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Excerpts from The Nature of the Judicial Process by Benjamin Cardozo

"Law, Like Love" and "The Hidden Law" by W.H. Auden

"The Ways and Tastes of Magistrates" from A Nation Under Lawyers by Mary Ann Glen

 The Merchant of Venice (excerpt) by William Shakespeare