TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on May 3, 2013

U.S. Attorney for East Tennessee Bill Killian addressed the Bradley County Bar Association’s Law Day celebration Wednesday, speaking on the topic “Federal Laws Under the United States Constitution.” Killian discussed the importance of equality and justice. “We could not secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity because we would have nothing to secure nor pass down to our descendants,” he told a crowd of about 60. “So the next time that you say the pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, don't just repeat the words but know that when we say, ‘One nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all’ — we mean it.” The Cleveland Banner has more.