Maybe it won’t get that far, but those who care about these international law disputes think China and the U.S. are on a collision course because both sides hew closely to contradictory readings of international law. One would assume the conflict won’t go nuclear, because that’s a patently absurd result for economically intertwined nations.
Every step toward justice requires suffering and struggle; the tireless concern of dedicated individuals.
I have been surrounded by the most caring lawyers, by agents who are willing to risk their lives for others.
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
I realized in law school is that I'd never think the same again - being a lawyer is a part of who I am now.
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts of the citizens.
Ethics is knowing the difference between what you have a right to do and what is right to do.