Do all human beings merit full moral respect and protection, as you and I uncontroversially
do--or only some?
In no area of constitutional law, however, should debates about the merits and demerits of originalism--of which there are multiple, sometimes significantly divergent subspecies--obscure the varieties of historical considerations to which the Supreme Court regularly, and frequently uncontroversially
, accords significance.
Legal positivists have a field day with this one, pointing out that from Nazi laws to the Fugitive Slave Act, lots of patently unjust laws have nonetheless qualified as uncontroversially
519) (After all, the Constitution nowhere mentions the words "equal footing," and yet we uncontroversially
consider that a constitutional doctrine.
1) Some policies, such as benefit freezes, are uncontroversially
retrenchment measures in this sense; others, such as merging the administration of tax credits, housing benefit and out-of-work benefits are obviously reforms.
The First Amendment applies against the executive branch, and uncontroversially
so, despite being textually addressed only to "Congress.
Nevertheless, it is usually possible to distinguish a set of core non-finite verbal categories, any transitivity of which is uncontroversially
dependent on their verbal status; in Old Avestan, this includes, for example, participles in -nt- and infinitives in -diiai.
I suspect that I would have not thought it such a problem to reconcile sola scriptura and the most dominant forms of Evangelical ecclesiology and view of the sacraments with (1) the authoritative manner in which the ancient creeds were issued by a Church that appropriated pagan philosophical categories, (2) the sacramental infrastructure--including penance and Eucharistic realism--that was uncontroversially
practiced in the midst of so many doctrinal disputes for which many of the early councils, such as Nicea and Chalcedon, were convened, and (3) the sacerdotal hierarchy required for the normativity of the creeds and the administration of the sacraments.
In a prediction market for climate outcomes, it is important to choose climate indices that are nonmanipulable and uncontroversially
and reliably measured.
Fixed-odds bookmakers, equally uncontroversially
, find it hard to separate the pair on an Asian handicap line of 1.
He noted that, apparently uncontroversially
, English is the working language of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and questioned whether this would remain the case, or should, into the future.
This article argues, though, that by the time Quine gets to his discussion in Word and Object (1960) of the uncontroversially
existent Socrates, he has dramatically shifted his analysis of names in a way that merits more emphasis than it has received.