WaPo Legal Blog: H.L.A. Hart and Lon Fuller on a road in New Hampshire

Riding my bicycle on a country road near Bretton Woods, NH, I came upon this sign on the side of the road - "No Snowmobiles On Highway'. It reminded me of the famous debate between Lon Fuller and HLA Hart about the interpretation of rules, which they fought out using the example of the ordinance that reads “No vehicles permitted in the park.”


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