Observe Law Day
Sunday is Law Day in the United States of America.
This year's theme is the Legacy of John Adams: from Boston to Guantanamo.
Resistance leader and patriot, advocate and diplomat, constitutional theorist and political activist, John Adams became our nation's first lawyer-president in 1797. Just five years before the American Revolutionary War began, he represented the British officer and soldiers charged with firing into a crowd of protesters and killing five civilians in the "Boston Massacre."
Already a prominent leader in the American colonial resistance to British parliamentar...