Title

Minority Justices Feel the Pressure of Being Role Models

Authors

Scott Graham

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

10-20-2011

Abstract

For five minority judges who hold leadership positions in the judiciary, one of the great benefits is being a role model. And one of the worst is ... being a role model.

That was the takeaway from a Golden Gate University law school panel Tuesday featuring California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, San Francisco Chief U.S. District Judge James Ware, and three other state Supreme Court justices from around the country.

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This is a blog post summarizing the 2011 lecture.