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    Adjudication and Expectations: Bentham on the Role of Judges.Francesco Ferraro - 2013 - Utilitas 25 (2):140-160.
    According to a well-established interpretive line, the Benthamic judge would be allowed no room for autonomous calculations of utility and his or her task would only be that of mechanically applying substantive law, which expresses the legislator's will. For Gerald Postema, in contrast, Bentham's judge would be granted ample power to decide cases by directly applying the principle of utility. This article criticizes both views, by showing that a adjudication was for Bentham utterly impossible, although this does not mean that (...)
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    Ekins’s Moral Assumptions and Their Impact on the Analysis of Legislation.Francesco Ferraro & Adriano Zambon - 2019 - American Journal of Jurisprudence 64 (1):19-40.
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    Moral Aptitude and The Moral Sanction in Bentham's Institutional Architecture: Is There Any Room For Non-Egoistic Motivation?Francesco Ferraro - 2011 - Philosophy and Public Issues - Filosofia E Questioni Pubbliche 1 (1):11-19.
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