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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
Post date: Posted on: August 7, 2015

"The allegations made by plaintiffs, aided and abetted by their counsel, border upon the criminal.

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Courts, Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: July 21, 2015

Haro! Haro! Haro! A l'aide, mon Prince, on me fait tort.

(Hear me! Hear me! Hear me! Come to my aid, my Prince, for someone does me wrong.)

-Legal formula for the Clameur de Haro, an ancient legal injunction of restraint still in use in parts of the Channel Islands.

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure
Post date: Posted on: February 3, 2015

39. No freeman shall be taken or imprisoned or disseised or exiled or in any way destroyed, nor will we go upon him nor send upon him, except by the lawful judgment of his peers or by the law of the land.

Tags: Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Legal History