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Judges and professors – Ships passing in the night?


” For a long time the relationship between judges and academics in England and Wales (which, for convenience and out of no disrespect for the Welsh, I shall refer to as ‘England’) was that of ships passing in the night; ships that merely occasionally spoke to each other, with distant voices, before returning to silence.”

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