Legal Quote of the Week: US Constitution

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 Constitution for the United States of America. . . .

On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met one last time to sign the document that they created. Happy 230th Birthday, US Constitution!