At the outset of the Constitutional Convention James Madison, a young delegate from Virginia proposed a revolutionary idea: instead to revise the Articles of Confederation the delegates should submit an entirely new document to the states. Madison was descended from wealthy slaveholding Virginia planters, a Princeton graduate student and possessed […]

Founding Fathers – James Madison


Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson were the new government’s two most talented men. President George Washington picked Alexander Hamilton, his brilliant thirty-four-year-old wartime aide to head the Department of the Treasury and Thomas Jefferson, recently back from his diplomatic duties in France to head the Department of State. Both Hamilton […]

Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson – political and philosophical ideas ...


Enlightenment, or Age of Reason was a European intellectual movement of the 17th and 18th century celebrating new ideas, scientific research an individual freedom. The Enlightenment thoughts primary concerned God, nature and reason. The philosophers believed that the people were able to control their destinies by learning from and following […]

Enlightenment Ideas



Poor writing and ignorance to follow court rules violates the attorney ethics rules and should be administratively sanctioned. Every legal professional has ethical obligations to follow. A lawyer shall provide competent representation to a client. A competent representation requires specific knowledge about the fields of law in which the attorney […]

Does poor writing and failure to follow court rules violate ...