Chief Justice To Discuss Importance of Judicial Branch
“I have come to the conclusion that one useless man is a disgrace, that two become a law firm, and that three or more become a congress.” From the musical 1776, often misattributed to John Adams
The Chief Justice will speak on the importance of Law Day USA, her experiences on state courts and current developments in the state judicial branch. This year, Law Day honors John Adams, the second president of the United States. Indigent family court litigants who cannot afford lawyers may be able to relate to John Adams’ thoughts on power and government.
“Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak; and that it is doing God’s service when it is violating all his laws.” John Adams