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Default Re: Misunderstanding the Role of Judges

Originally Posted by dabateman View Post
Congress isn't good about writing law in an effective manner and so the judges are left cleaning up the mess...
Exactly....legislators should labor to ensure that there is little doubt as to the intent and limitations of the laws they enact.That is more time consuming but ultimately less problematic.Legislation from the bench or the (perception) of legislation from the bench is often caused by poorly written legislation.
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