The use of legal doctrine in judicial reasoning

Ігор Вікторович Семеніхін

Abstract


This article is primarily concerned with investigating whether and to what extent legal doctrine actually influences judicial decision-making process in Ukraine and others countries. It is concluded that legal doctrine not only assists judges, but somehow restricts their exercise of discretionary power.

Keywords


citation practice; judicial opinion; judicial decision; legal doctrine; source of law.

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