Original intent is a theory in law concerning constitutional and statutory
interpretation. .... If you are a textualist, you don't care about the intent, and I don't
care if the framers of t...
The Framers of the American Constitution were visionaries. ..... I want to know if
the framer's intent was to make the constitutional lenient so later down in the ...
An alternative phrase, "the intention of the Constitution," is also ... of the framers"
as a tool or aid in constitutional analysis of an objective or scientific sort.
Nov 6, 1988 ... ORIGINAL INTENT AND THE FRAMERS' CONSTITUTION By Leonard W. Levy.
525 pp. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company. $19.95.
In keeping with the intent and purpose of the Bill of Rights both of declaring ...
When the Constitution was ratified, the Framers unanimously believed that the ...
Asking about the Framers' intent is, of course, not the only way to interpret the
Constitution. Indeed it is possible to identify five, although not always completely
May 21, 2012 ... It is often said that the Constitution should be interpreted according to its “original
intent, ... Original intent also is called the intent of the Framers.
authoritative intention of the framers of legislation); Paul Brest, The Misconceived
... Larry G. Simon, The Authority of the Framers of the Constitution, 73 CAL.
the claim that the framers of the Constitution expected future interjﬂeters to seek
the meaning of the document in the framers' intent. He ﬁrst examines the various
Aug 4, 2016 ... Will "Hamilton" change the way we interpret the Constitution?