Rule of Law

  1. Real consent to due process.
  2. Laws binding all people including officials.
  3. Limited discretion of officials.
  4. Public notice.
  5. Clarity and simplicity.
  6. No contradictions.
  7. Not retroactive.
  8. Not beyond the power of people.
  9. Stable and predictable.
  10. Protect real and personal property rights.


This can be explored in more detail.



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Original URL: http://constitution.org/cons/con_design.html 
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Jon Roland of the Constitution Society
Original date: 2012/10/8 —