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ABRAHAMS, Anthony Claud Walter (1923 - 2011), advocate and solicitor, Brunei Darussalam, 1987–2000

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 154 words.

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ABRAHAMS, Michael David (<i>born</i> 1937), Chairman, Ferrexpo plc, since 2007

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; Industrial History; Industry Studies; Manufacturing; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health. 224 words.

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Abrams v. Johnson

Kermit L. Hall.

in The Oxford Guide to United States Supreme Court Decisions

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Courts and Procedure. 672 words.

521 U.S. 74 (1997), argued 9 Dec. 1996, decided 19 June 1997 by vote of 5 to

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Abrams v. United States

in The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Courts and Procedure. 795 words.

250 U.S. 616 (1919), argued 21 Oct. 1919, decided 10 Nov. 1919 by vote of 7 to

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Abrams v. United States

Richard Polenberg.

in The Oxford Guide to United States Supreme Court Decisions

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Courts and Procedure. 773 words.

250 U.S. 616 (1919), argued 21 Oct. 1919, decided 10 Nov. 1919 by vote of 7 to

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Abstention Doctrine

in The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Courts and Procedure. 262 words.

one of a number of policies adopted by the Supreme Court that allow the federal judiciary to refrain from ruling

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Academic Consensus and Legislative Definitions of Terrorism: Applying Schmid and Jongman

Jessie Blackbourn, Fergal F. Davis and Natasha C. Taylor.

in Statute Law Review

October 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Sources of Law. 8744 words.

In the decade post 11 September 2001, numerous states have found the need to legislate against terrorism—frequently defining terrorism. In R v. Gul, the Court of Appeal surveyed some of...

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Academic Freedom

in The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Courts and Procedure. 1237 words.

American professors had fought for academic freedom since the nineteenth century, but the term did not appear in a United

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Academic skills

Emily Finch and Stefan Fafinski.

in Employability Skills for Law Students

February 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Legal Skills and Practice. 8658 words.

This chapter considers the contributions of academic activities to the acquisition of key employability skills. Specifically, it discusses each of the academic activities undertaken by law...

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Access to justice

Steve Wilson, Helen Rutherford, Tony Storey and Natalie Wortley.

in English Legal System

April 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Legal System and Practice. 10001 words.

This chapter addresses the issues and arguments surrounding access to justice. The chapter considers the recent changes and proposed changes to legal aid provision. There is an outline of...

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