Jurisprudence

Ties that Bind

Jessie Allen, School of Law, University of Pittsburgh BOOK I.  Chapter the tenth. Of the PEOPLE, whether ALIENS, DENIZENS, or NATIVES. This chapter is about the different legal statuses of residents within a governmental territory....

Peace and Beer

Jessie Allen, School of Law, University of Pittsburgh Book 1. Chapter the ninth. Of subordinate MAGISTRATES. This chapter is about the keepers of the king’s peace – sheriffs, under-sheriffs, constables, coroners, bailiffs, and justices of...

Merry Christmas

Jessie Allen, School of Law, University of Pittsburgh Book the first.  Of the RIGHTS of PERSONS.  Chapter the first.  Of the absolute RIGHTS of INDIVIDUALS. Black Stone Weekly is taking this week off to...