Do the names Elbridge Gerry, Richard Henry Lee, or Luther Martin
ring a bell?
Katyal and Garre put their own spin on the historic arguments, by famed attorneys Daniel Webster and Luther Martin
, at a bicentennial celebration of the 1819 decision held by the Maryland State Bar Association's Litigation Section on Thursday night at Westminster Hall in Baltimore.
While Senator Mike Lee gives these men their due for their role in the creation of our constitutional republic, it is his contention that others who "fought big government" have been "written out of history." In this fast-paced volume, Lee calls for greater recognition of the contributions to liberty and limited government made by Aaron Burr, Luther Martin
, Elbridge Gerry, James Otis, and George Mason.
SOLUTIONS Four; 8 One; 7 Lincolnshire; 6 King; Luther Martin
5 Ivory; 4 ;dog A3 tints.
"(T)he whole history of mankind proves that so far from parting with the powers actually delegated to it, government is constantly encroaching on the small pittance of rights reserved by the people to themselves and gradually wresting them out of their hands until it either terminates in their slavery or forces them to arms, and brings about a revolution." Luther Martin
, delegate to the Philadelphia Convention, March 28, 1788.
I channeled the bibulous Maryland Anti-Federalist Luther Martin
, whose dubious fortune it was to attract me as a biographer (Forgotten Founder, Drunken Prophet: The Life of Luther Martin