1. For Fuller, what is the link between law and morality?
- Laws are rules of conduct and so must be moral to uphold society
- Judges always resort to moral principles to decide legal cases
- Law must adhere to the principles of legality, which is a moral ideal
- If laws aren't moral, they will not be followed
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2. What is Hart's criticism of Fuller?
- Procedural defects do not always render law useless
- The principles of legality only apply to the effectiveness of the law
- The principles of legality are not always moral
- Law cannot be moral and procedurally fair
3. According to Lon Fuller, Law is the enterprise of...?
- Subjecting human conduct to the governance of rules
- Judges relying on value-judgements to decide cases
- Determining standards through conformity to accepted criteria
- Providing a second order reason for us to act
4. What is the link Finnis makes between Law and the 7 objective goods?
- The 7 objective goods are not necessarily moral
- Law will seek to implement requirements of practical reasonableness which allow us to achieve these goods
- The Law must be moral if we are to achieve the 7 objective goods
- The 7 objective goods are inherent in every Law
5. What is Lloyd Weinreb's criticism of Finnis' theory?
- He doesn't say the degree of specificity the laws will take
- Just law is not central, as this disregards evil law throughout history
- He does not state what makes the 7 objective goods valuable
- It is a moral theory and the reasoning is not law-like