The historic 1910 Courthouse in Harris County boldly displays the scales of justice above its entry; however, until recent years the courthouses of Harris County were devoid of our founding principles: the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. These idocuments are the foundation and backbone of our system of Justice yet they were missing.
In response, the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association installed replicas of these documents throughout the Harris County courthouses. I was proud to help lead that installation by locating and framing the documents. Now, these documents stand as reminders for all those who enter that these Walls embody Justice.
In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Wall.”