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LORD BINGHAM: a great judge, a great man and a great friend to the Law Reports

LORD BINGHAM: a great judge, a great man and a great friend to the Law Reports

It is with great sadness that we mark the passing of Lord Bingham of Cornhill, who died on 11 September. He was a great judge, with a formidable legal mind but with none of the arrogance, impatience or hauteur that sometimes afflicts those occupying judicial office. In fact he was a warm, witty and wise man, who strove without fear or favour to uphold the highest traditions of legal integrity and judicial independence.

As a public figure, he has …

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