Cardozo, Benjamin N. Law is Justice. Notable Opinions of Mr. Justice Cardozo. Foreword by Robert F. Wagner. Edited by A.L. Sainer. Originally published: New York: Ad Press Ltd., . xvii, 441 pp. Frontispiece. Reprinted 1999, 2014 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584770107; ISBN-10: 1584770104. Hardcover. New. $39.95 * A collection of notable opinions by the great judge in the areas of civil rights, crime, contractual relations, injuries, estates, labor and social matters, and international relations. Cardozo's opinions bear the mark of careful preparation, of patient and laborious research, of a profound understanding of legal principles and their present ethical, social and economic setting. Each opinion is accompanied by an introduction that explains the background and legal substance of the case. BENJAMIN N. CARDOZO [1870-1938] an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, was one of the most influential American jurists of the twentieth century. He is the author of The Nature of the Judicial Process (1921), The Paradoxes of Legal Science (1928) and What Medicine Can Do For Law (1930).
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