Maurice S. Culp

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It is unlikely that the legislative and judicial development of a particular subject will cover the principal subdivisions thereof during any given calendar year. This is especially true of Administrative Law. This subject has been truly described as the 20th century's most distinctive contribution to the development of American law. Until very recently the subject was not recognized as sufficiently important to deserve separate treatment in digest and treatise. Even today the experienced practitioner or scholar will find important contributions to the judicial development of the subject under digest labels of a different name, especially under the classification of Constitutional Law.