Targeted Judicial Activism
16 Green Bag 2d 465 (2013)
Posted: 17 Aug 2013 Last revised: 20 Aug 2013
Date Written: 2013
In response to Suzanna Sherry's article, "Why We Need More Judicial Activism," this Comment suggests, based on constitutional history, that judicial "activism" is most appropriate in situations in which the legislature is likely to have acted out of passion or prejudice rather than after considered deliberation.
Keywords: judicial activism, Green Bag, Sherry, micro-symposium, microsymposium, american legal history, constitutional history
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation