A Letter From The Publisher: Oct. 18, 1963

WHEN the prospectus for TIME " was written more than 40 years ago, the founders stated their intention to make sense out of news about law. Since then, law has been the subject of many stories in various sections of the magazine. But for years the editors have pondered and debated the possibility of a separate department on the subject (and actually ran one on an experimental basis for a few weeks back in 1937). This week we launch as a regular part of TIME a section on The Law.

It will aim to...

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