Puerto Rico …. the oldest colony in the world. Please read ….. No credit for Trias Monge! He knew, benefited from it … and then write his book!
There is a highly useful book in this area. It was written by José Trías Monge – the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico. His book is called: Puerto Rico: The Trials of the Oldest Colony in the World.
José Trías Monge was not only the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. He was also the Attorney General of Puerto Rico, and the personal legal advisor of Gov. Luís Muñoz Marín.
He was also the lead draftsman of Public Law 600 and the constitution of Puerto Rico, as adopted in 1952.
He was the legal architect of the ELA (Estado Libre Asociado / Free Associated State) relationship, which created the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, as enacted by the…
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