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TITLE : Constitutional Interpretation

Judicial interpretation refers to different ways that the judiciary uses to interpret the law particularly constitutional documents and legislation this is an important issue in some common law jurisdictions such as the united states australia and canada because the supreme courts of those nations can overturn laws made by their legislatures via a process called judicial review robert bork robert bork making the case for originalism if the constitution is law then presumably its meaning like that of all other law is the meaning the lawmakers were understood to have intendedmodernisminstrumentalism those who most oppose the originalist approach often consider themselves to be modernists or instrumentalists a modernist approach to constitutional interpretation looks at the constitution as if it were ratified todaythere are two basic ways of approaching reading the constitution strict and loose both are given props in this video so whoever your favorite founding fatconstitutional interpretation constitutional interpretation comprehends the methods or strategies available to people attempting to resolve disputes about the meaning or application of the constitution

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