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History Lesson Comes From Grant Street Inn, Lyndsey Williams Dec 2003

History Lesson Comes From Grant Street Inn, Lyndsey Williams

William Perry Rogers (1896-1902)

No abstract provided.


Memories In My Years As Dean, Peter Keane Oct 2003

Memories In My Years As Dean, Peter Keane

1999-2003: Peter Keane

No abstract provided.


Welcoming Our New Dean Oct 2003

Welcoming Our New Dean

Lauren Robel (2002 Acting; 2003-2011)

No abstract provided.


A Message From The Dean, Lauren K. Robel Oct 2003

A Message From The Dean, Lauren K. Robel

Lauren Robel (2002 Acting; 2003-2011)

No abstract provided.


The Politicization Of Clarence Thomas, Jagan Nicholas Ranjan May 2003

The Politicization Of Clarence Thomas, Jagan Nicholas Ranjan

Michigan Law Review

Perception often shapes memory. In particular, the way one perceives a noteworthy public figure often shapes that figure's historical legacy. For example, history largely remembers John Coltrane as one of the greatest jazz saxophone players of our time. His improvisational skill, innovative style, and mastery over his instrument all serve to classify him in the public memory as the ultimate jazz performer. Yet, as the example of Coltrane might demonstrate, perception is unjustly deficient. Coltrane was not merely a great saxophone player; he was first and foremost a religious figure whose spirituality drove his creativity and manifested itself in ...


Justices At Home: Three Supreme Court Memoirs, Laura Krugman Ray May 2003

Justices At Home: Three Supreme Court Memoirs, Laura Krugman Ray

Michigan Law Review

The Supreme Court, once an austere and remote institution, is increasingly the focus of popular attention. The Justices are profiled in the New York Times Magazine and the New Yorker, photographed with family members for mass-market books, and - on the evening the Court decided Bush v. Gore - televised leaving the courthouse parking garage. In the spring 2002 television season, two hour-long programs were set in the Supreme Court; both were briskly cancelled, but during their brief runs they featured Justices as heroic figures played by prominent actors. When a former law clerk recently published his account of internecine warfare on ...


If History Mattered: John Marshall And Reframing The Constitution, Aviam Soifer May 2003

If History Mattered: John Marshall And Reframing The Constitution, Aviam Soifer

Michigan Law Review

What more can there be to learn about John Marshall? We have been blessed recently with a flood of fine books about Marshall and the Supreme Court over which he presided from 1801 until 1835. We also now have readily available an impressive collection of documents concerning the Court before Marshall, as well as a fine series collecting, introducing, and annotating Marshall's papers. With recent bicentennial celebrations marking the beginning of Marshall's career as Chief Justice and the anniversary of Marbury v. Madison, an outpouring of law review articles and scholarly symposia have offered learned exchanges about the ...


Clark Memorandum: Spring 2003, J. Reuben Clark Law Society, J. Reuben Clark Law School Apr 2003

Clark Memorandum: Spring 2003, J. Reuben Clark Law Society, J. Reuben Clark Law School

The Clark Memorandum


Remembering Andrew I. Batavia, Michael Ashley Stein Apr 2003

Remembering Andrew I. Batavia, Michael Ashley Stein

Faculty Publications

No abstract provided.


Remembering Harry Pratter (1917-2002), Samuel Born, Joseph Hays, Sarah Riodan, George P. Smith Ii Apr 2003

Remembering Harry Pratter (1917-2002), Samuel Born, Joseph Hays, Sarah Riodan, George P. Smith Ii

Harry Pratter (1976-1977 Acting)

At this year's annual Alumni Weekend, colleagues, family, friends, and former students of the inimitable Professor Harry Pratter, who died in March 2002, gathered to share their recollections of his life and career.

Pratter, who was born in the Ukraine and emigrated to the United States as a child, began teaching at the Law School in 1950, after earning his JD from the University of Chicago. He taught many different subjects, including Commercial Law, Negotiable Instruments, Conflicts of Law, Contracts, Torts, and Family Law. But more fundamentally, "he taught life," according to Professor Fred Aman, longtime dean of the ...


A Lawyer's Calling, Lauren K. Robel Apr 2003

A Lawyer's Calling, Lauren K. Robel

Lauren Robel (2002 Acting; 2003-2011)

The paths that led the current first-year class, the Class of 2005, to the School of Law are as varied as the paths they - like you - will follow after graduation. Students come to law from other professions, from the study of many other disciplines, from communities across the country and around the world - both communities based on proximihJ and those based on affinity. While the study of law presents new vocabularies, skills, and ideas, that study does not require leaving scholarly, professional, and personal histories at the door. Quite the contrary - what makes law a particularly powerful and humane force ...


Alumni, Fund Raising At Top Of Iu Law School Dean's List, Barb Berggoetz Apr 2003

Alumni, Fund Raising At Top Of Iu Law School Dean's List, Barb Berggoetz

Lauren Robel (2002 Acting; 2003-2011)

No abstract provided.


Interview With Cynthia E. White, Antoinette E. Walker, Cynthia E. White, Legal Oral History Project, University Of Pennsylvania Carey Law School Mar 2003

Interview With Cynthia E. White, Antoinette E. Walker, Cynthia E. White, Legal Oral History Project, University Of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

Legal Oral History Project

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Cynthia E. White (L '80) worked in the City of Phialdelphia Law Department from 1984 to 2017, becoming Chief Deputy Solicitor of the Tax Unit in 1995. She has also served as president and board chairman of the Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project


Law School Appoints First Female Dean, Adam Aasen Mar 2003

Law School Appoints First Female Dean, Adam Aasen

Lauren Robel (2002 Acting; 2003-2011)

No abstract provided.


Interview With Robert C. Sheehan, Daniel Yunger, Robert C. Sheehan, Legal Oral History Project, University Of Pennsylvania Carey Law School Mar 2003

Interview With Robert C. Sheehan, Daniel Yunger, Robert C. Sheehan, Legal Oral History Project, University Of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

Legal Oral History Project

For transcript, click the Download button above.

Robert C. Sheehan (L '69) has practiced at Skadden, Arps since 1969 and served as Executive Partner from 1994 to 2009. He was won several awards for leadership and for pro bono work. He currently oversees Skadden's pro bono program. From 1996 to 2012 he was a member of the Penn Law Board of Overseers.


Manual De Derecho Procesal Civil, Edward Ivan Cueva Feb 2003

Manual De Derecho Procesal Civil, Edward Ivan Cueva

Edward Ivan Cueva

No abstract provided.


Court May Force Iu's Hand On Affirmative Action, Steve Hinnefeld Jan 2003

Court May Force Iu's Hand On Affirmative Action, Steve Hinnefeld

Lauren Robel (2002 Acting; 2003-2011)

No abstract provided.


Bibliography Of Legal History Articles Appearing In Law Library Journal, Volumes 1-94 (1908-2002), Joel Fishman, Adrienne Adan, Laura Bedard, Christopher Knott, Nancy Mcmurrer, Nancy Poehlmann, Margaret Schilt Jan 2003

Bibliography Of Legal History Articles Appearing In Law Library Journal, Volumes 1-94 (1908-2002), Joel Fishman, Adrienne Adan, Laura Bedard, Christopher Knott, Nancy Mcmurrer, Nancy Poehlmann, Margaret Schilt

Joel Fishman

This article provides an annotated listing of all legal history articles published in Law Library Journal from 1906-2002


Justice Byron White And The Importance Of Process, Carl W. Tobias Jan 2003

Justice Byron White And The Importance Of Process, Carl W. Tobias

Law Faculty Publications

Justice Byron White exhibited acute sensitivity to process during his exceptional career on the Supreme Court. This essay affords several illustrations of that characteristic. One was his perceptive account of the Court's responsibility for amending the rules which mainly govern federal district court practice. The second was careful stewardship of a federal appellate court study authorized by Congress after the jurist had resigned. Another was his persistent dissents from denials of petitions for Supreme Court review. These examples relate to the three levels in the federal judicial hierarchy, and demonstrate Justice White's abiding concern for each constituent and ...


From A Cattle Ranch To The Supreme Court, Carl W. Tobias Jan 2003

From A Cattle Ranch To The Supreme Court, Carl W. Tobias

Law Faculty Publications

Review of Sandra Day O'Connor, Lazy B: Growing Up On A Cattle Ranch In The American Southwest (2002).


Alumni Profile, Emily Creighton Jan 2003

Alumni Profile, Emily Creighton

Human Rights Brief

No abstract provided.


Alumni Profile, Inbal Sansani Jan 2003

Alumni Profile, Inbal Sansani

Human Rights Brief

No abstract provided.


Who Was William Marbury?, David F. Forte Jan 2003

Who Was William Marbury?, David F. Forte

Law Faculty Articles and Essays

Of all the disappointed office seekers in American history, only William Marbury has been so honored as to have his portrait hung in the chambers of the United States Supreme Court alongside that of James Madison. The two titular protagonists to the Marbury v. Madison dispute had no idea that their original contretemps would ever find its way to litigation, let alone eventual mythic significance as the foundation stone of judicial review.


The University Of Michigan Law School Faculty, 2003, University Of Michigan Law School Jan 2003

The University Of Michigan Law School Faculty, 2003, University Of Michigan Law School

Miscellaneous Law School Publications

Biographies of University of Michigan Law School faculty.


The University Of Michigan Law School Faculty, 2003-2004, University Of Michigan Law School Jan 2003

The University Of Michigan Law School Faculty, 2003-2004, University Of Michigan Law School

Miscellaneous Law School Publications

Biographies of University of Michigan Law School faculty.


Professor Marie Monahan: A Remembrance, 37 J. Marshall L. Rev. Xix (2003), Julie M. Spanbauer Jan 2003

Professor Marie Monahan: A Remembrance, 37 J. Marshall L. Rev. Xix (2003), Julie M. Spanbauer

The John Marshall Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Short Unhappy Judgeship Of Thurman Arnold, Spencer Weber Waller Jan 2003

The Short Unhappy Judgeship Of Thurman Arnold, Spencer Weber Waller

Faculty Publications & Other Works

No abstract provided.


Henry Woods: A Great Lawyer, Judge, And Friend, Sid Mcmath Jan 2003

Henry Woods: A Great Lawyer, Judge, And Friend, Sid Mcmath

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

No abstract provided.


Judge Henry Woods: A Reminiscence, Richard S. Arnold Jan 2003

Judge Henry Woods: A Reminiscence, Richard S. Arnold

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

No abstract provided.


Tribute To The Honorable Henry Woods, Bill Wilson Jan 2003

Tribute To The Honorable Henry Woods, Bill Wilson

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review

No abstract provided.