Chronology of the Career of John Henry Wigmore
. Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, 32 (3), 261-262.
In 1904-1905, John Henry Wigmore
first gave the legal world his monumental treatise on evidence law, now known by the eponymous title Wigmore.
perspectives of Jeremy Bentham and John Henry Wigmore
. The first
John Henry Wigmore
was dean of the Northwestern University School of Law.
McCoy, sixty-three, had studied at Harvard Law School in the 1880s, where he was one year ahead of John Henry Wigmore
; like Wigmore, McCoy had studied Evidence with Thayer.
John Henry Wigmore
. When MAJ John Henry Wigmore
was called to active duty in 1917, he "was at the peak of his career." (11) His widely acclaimed and authoritative text, A Treatise on the System of Evidence in Trials at Common Law, was in print, and he was the dean of Northwestern University Law School.
Lo cierto es que, tal como apunta Zubacz, de los criterios sentados por el jurista norteamericano John Henry Wigmore
en su Evidence in Triab at Common Law para la proteccion procesal de comunicaciones confidenciales (criterios de los que se sirve el Tribunal Supremo de Canada) se deduce sin dificultad que el sigilo de confesion esta protegido, aunque se hace necesaria una mayor profundizacion (que el autor confia a ulteriores investigaciones) en determinados elementos que abonen con firmeza sus conclusiones.
Those three are John Henry Wigmore
, Robert Harvey Gault, and Fred Inbau.
(1.) JOHN HENRY WIGMORE
, A TREATISE ON THE ANGLO-AMERICAN SYSTEM OF EVIDENCE IN TRIALS AT COMMON LAW [section] 1367, at 29 (3d ed.
(83) John Henry Wigmore
noted that "the real field for controversy remains ...
Dean John Henry Wigmore
, after perusing "many thousands of contemporary decisions," offers five criticisms of the qualities of judicial decisions.(4) First, Wigmore laments the judiciary's "lack of acquaintance with legal science." Second, he points out the judiciary's "unfamiliarity with the body of controlling precedents." Third, Wigmore criticizes "overemphasis on the technique of [analyzing] legal rules in detail, with corresponding underemphasis on policies, reasons, and principles." Fourth, he observes undue servitude to the bondage of precedent.
The Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, as it is named today, was begun in 1910 by John Henry Wigmore
, dean of the School of Law at Northwestern University.