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Post date: Posted on: October 18, 2019

At the Jack Miller Center’s 2019 Summit on Higher Education, board member John Agresto (and forme

Tags: Constitutional Law, Fiduciary Duties, Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: September 27, 2019

Charles Krauthammer, a psychiatrist, Pulitzer Prize-winning bestselling author, and long-time Fox News panelist, who died in 2018 at age 68, had many words of wisdo

Tags: Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: July 25, 2019

From an article by Gary Galles on the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) website:

Tags: Law & Economics, Legal Ethics, Legal History
Post date: Posted on: August 28, 2018

'WHEREAS divers Persons are holden in Slavery within divers of His Majesty's Colonies, and it is just and expedient that all such Persons should be manumitted and set free, and that a reasonable Compensation should be made to the Persons hitherto entitled to the Services of such Slave

Tags: International Law, Legal History
Post date: Posted on: July 4, 2018

About the Declaration there is a finality that is exceedingly restful.

Tags: Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: November 23, 2017

On October 31, 1777, following the Colonial victories over British General John Burgoyne in the Battles of Saratoga, Henry Laurens of South Carolina, then President of the Continental Congress, appointed a committee of Richard Henry Lee of Virginia, Samuel Adams of Massachusetts, and General Dani

Tags: Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: September 18, 2017

We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Cons

Tags: Legal History
Post date: Posted on: July 31, 2017

Today is Milton Friedman’s birthday. He had many great quotes; here are three of them:

Tags: Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: July 30, 2017

Yesterday was Alexis De Tocqueville’s birthday. The following is from a 1962 article by Robert Schuettinger, a graduate student under Prof. F. A.

Tags: Legal History, Legal Theory

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