The Safest Shield : Lectures, Speeches and Essays Hardback
by Igor Judge
This selection of lectures, essays and speeches by Lord Judge, nearly all written when he was Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, brings together his analysis of a wide range of topics which underpin the administration of justice and the rule of law.
Apart from a few personal reflections, the discussion ranges from the development of our constitutional arrangements to matters of continuing constitutional uncertainty, with observations about different aspects of the court process and the discharge of judicial responsibilities.
Based on Lord Judge's experience in the law and a deep interest in history, this selection offers sometimes uncomfortable, sometimes amusing, but always stimulating reading, and will provoke thoughtful reflection on and better understanding of the arrangements by which we are governed and the practical application of the rule of law.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 19/11/2015
- Category: Jurisprudence & general issues
- ISBN: 9781509901890
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