Thursday, September 13, 2012

The Origin of all Laws

Dr Tunji Braithwaite 

To say that Dr. Tunji Braithwaite is both a legal and political icon in Nigeria is an understatement. He has fought so many legal battles both as a legal practitioner and a politician. He is set to launch his book The Jurisprudence of the Living Oracles where he took critical look at how theological laws, astronomy, and astrology affect secular laws. In this interview with Our Correspondent, he explains the differences between justice and law and examines the development of various legal doctrines. Excerpts:

Q:  From information available, the first edition of the book was written in 1986. Can you give an insight to what prompted writing of the book and what formed the idea of having a second edition.

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