Articles Tagged decisionmaking

Nelson Lund, Two Faces of Judicial Restraint (Or Are There More?) in McDonald v. City of Chicago

63 Fla. L. Rev. 487 (2011)| | | | INTRODUCTION :: Since the days of the Warren Court, conservatives have attacked “judicial activism.” Beginning with Judge Robert Bork’s Supreme Court nomination hearings, and lately with increasing frequency, liberals have sought to turn the tables. Critics now charge that conservative judges are activists, especially when they […]

Sandra Zellmer, A Tale of Two Imperiled Rivers: Reflections from a Post-Katrina World

59 Fla. L. Rev. 599 (2007) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Let the river run; let all the dreamers wake the nation. Last year, hundreds of thousands of residents of the lower Mississippi River basin were forced to flee Hurricane Katrina. Having scattered like leaves before the gale-force winds that pounded the Gulf Coast, […]

The Honorable Rosemary Barkett, Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law: Judicial Discretion and Judicious Deliberation

59 Fla. L. Rev. 905 (2007) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Thank you for the opportunity to deliver the Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law. It is an honor and a privilege to join the extraordinary list of those who have participated in this series of Lectures. Like Elliot and Atwood Dunwody, I am a […]