Lawyers Journal

Sept. 22 symposium, dinner honor Superior Court’s 150th anniversary

 

A statewide symposium and commemorative dinner will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 22 to culminate a year's worth of educational programs held in honor of the Massachusetts Superior Court's 150th anniversary.

The symposium will be held from 2 to 5:30 p.m. in the Rabb Auditorium of the Boston Public Library, while the dinner will take place at the Fairmont Copley Hotel at 6 p.m.

The three-part symposium is open to the public and is free of charge. It will feature moderator Tom Ashbrook, host of National Public Radio's "On Point" program. For more information, visit www.mass.gov/courts/press/pr081209.html.

The reception and dinner that will follow the symposium are hosted by the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Supreme Judicial Court Historical Society. The keynote address at the dinner will be delivered by U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen G. Breyer.

 

In addition to the symposium and dinner, educational events marking the anniversary are listed at www.mass.gov/courts/courtsandjudges/courts/superiorcourt/index.html.

 

For dinner ticket information, contact the Supreme Judicial Court Historical Society at (617) 204-4230.

 

 

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