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
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
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)