4 thoughts on “28SEP2019 – Quote of the Day

  • September 29, 2019 at 12:57 am
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    Trail by jury is a Viking invention.

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    • September 29, 2019 at 8:20 am
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      Interesting. The Danes ruled a good chunk of England for a good long time. Maybe that’s how the English ended up with it too.

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  • September 29, 2019 at 7:42 pm
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    The Vikings used to argue cases by having one side of the boat take one point and the other side of the boat take another and argue it out. Suits at law and criminal cases both. Since there were commonly 6 oars to a side twelve men became the norm for trials

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    • September 29, 2019 at 7:53 pm
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      I have to hope that if Justice Kennedy had been a Viking he would have ended up as shark bait.

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