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Legal Quote of the Week: Holmes on Natural Law

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HolmesThe jurists who believe in natural law seem to me to be in that naive state of mind that accepts what has been familiar and accepted by them and their neighbors as something that must be accepted by all men everywhere.

 

                                                                    U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Natural Law, 32 Harvard Law Review 40, 41 (1918)