Monthly Archives: February 2010

Shakespeare and the Law

(a collection of articles originally published in the Oklahoma City University Law Review – Volume 26 – Spring 2001 – Number 1) An updated version of this post can be viewed by clicking here.

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‘Citizens United’ another example of the Supreme Court’s dangerous expansion of the First Amendment

George Anastaplo‘s letter to the editor regarding the Citizens United case appeared in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin on Thursday, February 18, 2010 (Volume: 156 Issue: 33) To the editor: The recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in the Citizens United case seems … Continue reading

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On the human soul and eternity

Excerpts from The Christian Heritage Pages 339–40, Appendix H, addendum ADDENDUM: HOW MAY ONE UNDERSTAND WHAT ONE IS AND DOES? It was in November 1950 that I found myself refusing to go along with the loyalty oath–type demands which chanced … Continue reading

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Who were the Greeks and Why do they Matter?

by George Anastaplo I. A standard reference book introduces its account of Greece as a Hellenic Republic on the Balkan Peninsula, in South Europe, with a current population (in 2000) of 10,562,000. It is then reported (Webster’s New Explorer Desk … Continue reading

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Alschuler on Anastaplo

On George Anastaplo by Albert W. Alschuler This lecture on Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. is a special occasion for me – especially because the George Anastaplo Works of the Mind Lecture honors someone who has been a hero of mine … Continue reading

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from the Yale Biographical Dictionary of American Law

GEORGE ANASTAPLO By Roger K. Newman Anastaplo, George (1925- ). Litigant and law professor. Anastaplo was born in St. Louis and grew up there and in Carterville, Illinois, the son of Greek immigrants who operated a restaurant. He volunteered for … Continue reading

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