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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
Post date: Posted on: July 4, 2017

If, as I have said, the things already listed were all we had had to contribute, America would have made no distinctive and unique gift to mankind.

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

"[M]aking good bourbon likely will do more productive good for society than this litigation."

Tags: Commercial Litigation, Courts, Equity / Chancery
Post date: Posted on: October 24, 2016

At the 1984 Superior Court investiture of Henry DuPont Ridgley, who would later go on to become a Delaware Supreme Court Justice as well, Justice Henry Ridgely Horsey passed on to his young relative the

Tags: Legal Ethics, Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: September 30, 2016

Life Is a Gift from God
 
We hold from God the gift which includes all others. This gift is life — physical, intellectual, and moral life.
 

Tags: Legal History, Legal Theory

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