First Principles: Laws Should Be Consistent and Easily Understood

“It will be of little avail to the people, that the laws are made by men of their own choice, if the laws … undergo such incessant changes that no man, who knows what the law is today, can guess what it will be tomorrow. Law is defined to be a rule of action; but how can that be a rule, which is little known, and less fixed?”James Madison (1788)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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