Memorial Celebrations for Two Giants of the Court

The Society recently received and posted memorial celebrations for two giants of the court, Roger Adelman and Stephen Pollak. Read the transcript, watch the video, and find links to several tributes.

Memorial Celebrations for Two Giants of the Court2024-07-11T20:33:34-04:00

The Society’s Latest Newsletter – July 2024

Insanity Defense or Jury Nullification?, Hinckley Program Review, Jim Sandman Oral History, New Memorials to Steve Pollak, October Date announced for Law Clerk & Judges Reception, and more.

The Society’s Latest Newsletter – July 20242024-07-01T14:04:09-04:00

Oral History of James Sandman Now Available on Society Website

Sandman recounts how he achieved an unusual breadth of lawyering at a high level, not by planning, but by staying alert to opportunities.

Oral History of James Sandman Now Available on Society Website2024-06-25T12:18:16-04:00

June 27 Hinckley Program Open for Registration

Register now for our June 27 program featuring a Reenactment of pivotal portions of the oral arguments held after John Hickley's insanity acquittal.

June 27 Hinckley Program Open for Registration2024-05-01T11:37:19-04:00

The Society’s Latest Newsletter – April 2024

Deep appreciation for Steve Pollak, a 70-year old case retrospective, an upcoming program information, a mock court reflection, a pre-order link for a new Bryant biography, and more.

The Society’s Latest Newsletter – April 20242024-04-02T09:28:59-04:00

The Society’s Latest Newsletter – Jan 2024

Law Clerk & Judges Reception, a portrait ceremony, special recognition, two new oral histories, two investitures, a call for volunteers, a pre-order link for a new Bryant biography, and more.

The Society’s Latest Newsletter – Jan 20242024-01-02T06:55:40-05:00

Now Available for Pre-Order: Judge Bryant Biography

The first full-length biography of trailblazing D.C. attorney and judge, William Benson Bryant, Soul of the Court: The Life and Times of Judge William Benson Bryant Sr.
by Tonya Bolden, is now available for pre-order.

Now Available for Pre-Order: Judge Bryant Biography2024-03-16T23:57:23-04:00

Oral History of George Cohen Now Available on Society Website

“I never had a dull day.” That has been George Cohen’s mantra throughout his professional career. His outstanding career spans six decades and the breadth of his activities and accomplishments cut across both the private and public sectors.

Oral History of George Cohen Now Available on Society Website2024-01-01T17:39:09-05:00