Wednesday, June 20, 2012

We are all students of law

Harold J. Berman argues that law is so fundamental to life that we have all been law students since a very young age.
A child says, "It's my toy." That's property law. A child says, "You promised me." That's contract law. A child says, "He hit me first." That's criminal law. A child says, "Daddy said I could." That's constitutional law.

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