“The only shape in which equality is really connected with justice is this — justice presupposes general rules. If these general rules are to be maintained at all, it is obvious that they must be applied equally to every case which satisfies their terms.” – James Fitzjames Stephens (1829-1894)
A sample of his works may be found here:
- Essays by a Barrister. London: Elder and Co., 1862.
- A General View of the Criminal Law of England. London: Macmillan & Co., 1890 (1st Pub. 1863).
- The Indian evidence act (I. of 1872): With an Introduction on the Principles of Judicial Evidence. London: Macmillan and Co., 1872.
- Liberty, Equality, Fraternity. New York: Holt & Williams, 1873 (2nd ed.) 1874.
- A History of the Criminal Law of England, Vol. 2, Vol. 3. London: Macmillan & Co., 1883.