Posts tagged Law
Lincoln's Advice for Lawyers

[Lincoln’s] success was notable enough to induce various people to ask him for his advice on not only becoming a lawyer, but the practice of law.  His answers epitomize the homespun, down-to-earth, and common-sense way in which Lincoln famously expressed himself, even as President.  Baked into his answers was a healthy dose of life experience which anyone intent on a successful career in any field could benefit from.

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Justice for the Justice: or, Law vs. Mobs

On Monday, October 8, 2018, Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh was formally sworn in as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court.  The event marked the official “end” of a rancorous three months that was undoubtedly the most contentious judicial nomination process in American history.

But another victory, more sweeping and fundamental in its consequences, was also achieved: the sacred presumption of innocence was defended against an ideological lynch mob who sought to destroy it.

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