Are Courts Dying? The Decline of Open and Public Adjudication

Date:

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Speaker(s):

Hon. Tani Cantil-Sakauye, Supreme Court of California; Hon. Wallace B. Jefferson, Supreme Court of Texas; Hon. Jonathan Lippman, New York Court of Appeals

Location:

Moscone Center West
800 Howard St Second Floor, Rooms 2014/2016
San Francisco, CA 94103
United States

Time:

10:30 am-noon

Topics:

The twentieth century transformed courts into venues in which all demand “equal justice under law.” But the twenty-first century may become famous for a retrenchment that marks the decline of courts, rendering obsolete constitutional guarantees of “open” and “public” courts for both civil and criminal litigants.

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