Articles tagged as First Liberty Institute

  • James Wilson Summer Legal Fellowship – 2020

    by James Wilson Institute on September 9, 2020
    Early this spring, we selected a group of outstanding young lawyers and law students who comprised our seventh class of Fellows. From a field of fifty-five applicants (our most ever), we selected fifteen Fellows. Twelve Fellows were on their way to clerkships with judges, or coming out of clerkships; two are currently in practice, with one finishing his law degree. […]
  • “Common Good Originalism”: Josh Hammer in The American Mind

    by James Wilson Institute on May 15, 2020
    In a measured response to Harvard Law professor Adrian Vermeule’s critique of originalism, Josh Hammer, a friend of the James Wilson Institute and Of Counsel at the First Liberty Institute, proposes a middle way between originalism and common good constitutionalism. While he agrees with much of Vermeule’s philosophy and argument, he sees a complete abandonment […]