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The Due Process of Law

Alfred Denning


Two central themes run through this book. The first is the workings of the various ‘measures authorised by the law so as to keep the streams of justice pure’ — that is to say, contempt of court, judicial inquiries, and powers of arrest and search. The second is the recent development of family law, focusing particularly on Lord Denning's contribution to the law of husband and wife. These broad themes are elaborated through a discussion of Lord Denning's own judgments and opinions on a wide range of topics.

Keywords: contempt of court, judicial inquiries, arrest powers, search powers, family law, Lord Denning

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1980 Print ISBN-13: 9780406176080
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780406176080.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Alfred Denning, author
Baron Denning

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