Official Magazine of the Denver Bar Association

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                                               The Story of My Life by Clarence Darrow.

 

OF NOTE: One of the most important attorneys of the 20th century recounts his extraordinary life in his own words, from childhood, through entering the bar, through his time representing notorious killers Leopold and Loeb and working for the defense in the famous Scopes Monkey Trial.

 

“I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five.”

~ Steven Wright

Steven Wright is an American comedian and actor, known for his dark humor and deadpan delivery.

 

                                                The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.

 

DID YOU KNOW? April Fools’ Day, or some variation thereof, is celebrated throughout the western world. The first recorded association between April 1 and foolishness is found in the “Nun’s Priest’s Tale” from Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales, published in the 1390s.

 

 

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