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By Tristan 

Observe Law Day

 


Editor:

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...



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