APPELLATE COURTS IN THE UNITED STATES AND ENGLAND
Item #: 784
Pages: x, 180p.
Published: Union; Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.; 2004.
Subjects: COMPARATIVE LAW, JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION
Reprint of a title from the Judicial Administration Seriespublished by the National Conference of Judicial Councils.Motivated by a spirit of reform, a distinguished group ofAmerican and English jurists studied the appellate courts ofeach other's countries in 1961 and 1962 in order to findideas they could use in their own. They observed a numberof courts, including the Appellate division of the New YorkSupreme Court, the United States Supreme Court, the Court ofCriminal Appeal and the Divisional Courts. Karlensynthesizes their findings and describes the tribunalsobserved. His final chapter compares and contrasts theappellate procedures of each country.Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.Distributed by William S. Hein & Co., Inc.