In Episode One you will learn about the science of human
equality; the ancient roots of the law and the steps in its
evolution; the Code of Hammurabi and the astonishing sophistication
of the Mesopotamian legal system.
About the Podcast
This podcast will trace the history and evolution of American law from its most ancient roots, through the birth of the common law in medieval England, early colonial and revolutionary American, through the early days of the supreme court, the civil war, through the tumultuous twentieth century and on to the present day. Although legal theory and philosophy will be discussed this is a not a podcast on jurisprudence. The entire podcast will have about 60 installments, each one about thirty minutes in length.