Becoming Equal Under the Law – Full Video
Articles | Blog

Becoming Equal Under the Law – Full Video

“All men are created equal, endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights.” I think that’s one of the most important sentences in the English language. And then the next sentence of the Declaration says, “To secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed.” Jefferson […]

Continue Reading...

CU Boulder: It’s Constitution Day!
Articles | Blog

CU Boulder: It’s Constitution Day!

Hi, my name is Travis Weiner, I’m a second-year law student at the University of Colorado Boulder Law School. The Constitution is the founding document of this country. Among other things it separated the government into three equal branches ensuring that one would not have more power than the other. And for the first time […]

Continue Reading...

Court Shorts: Rule of Law
Articles | Blog

Court Shorts: Rule of Law

I would describe the rule of law as fairness. It is a set of rules that everyone needs to abide by. We can’t have peaceful interactions with one another without the rule of law. Our social compact is based on the idea that we are each and every one of us accountable to the law. […]

Continue Reading...