News from the Past

17 Oct

An item on the BBC website leads to this interesting piece by writer Miranda Kaufmann. It is not so much that it is a recent discovery – none of it is wholly news to the writer – but that it is probably not well known (or at all) beyond the ranks of those who have for whatever reason researched the field, and that that may be rather a pity. As one who has in vain sought Cartwright’s Case (1569) in the past, the reference to John Lilburne’s Star Chamber Trial is especially helpful. Now to remember where online I found a copy of Howell’s State Trials …

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Beyond the classroom

Your one-stop blog for your 3 favourite modules

Legal Theory Blog

Your one-stop blog for your 3 favourite modules

UK Constitutional Law Association

affiliated to the International Association of Constitutional Law

Consti, Land & Equity

Your one-stop blog for your 3 favourite modules

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

%d bloggers like this: