Illinois Bar Journal

Articles From John A. Lupton

Abraham Lincoln and the Illinois Supreme Court

By John A. Lupton
January
2019
Column
Page 46
Lincoln's appellate skills helped establish his reputation as a lawyer's lawyer.

Law and Order in Illinois’ Early Years

By John A. Lupton
August
2018
Cover Story
Page 34
After inheriting French and English legal customs in 1818, Illinois cobbled together its own legal framework as the state grew and grew.

Lawyer Lincoln

By Daniel W. Stowell & John A. Lupton
February
2009
Cover Story
Page 74
A look at Abraham Lincoln's legal practice in antebellum Illinois.

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