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Volume 14, 1881
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“The Shadow of Justice,” by E. A. Mackechnie.


The object of this paper was to show that perfect justice is not attainable (1) in consequence of the imperfection of the human mind itself; (2) from the different effects produced upon different minds by the same fact or set of facts; and (3) from the character of legal procedure in Courts of Justice.