On February 6, 2018, the Hon. Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, was interviewed by Professor Nadine Strossen, former and first woman president of the American Civil Liberties Union. The event also featured remarks by Chief Judge Robert A. Katzmann, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. View photos here and read about the event here.
About the Sidney Shainwald Public Interest Lecture Series
The Sidney Shainwald Public Interest Lecture Series was established in 2004 as a tribute to Sidney Shainwald’s life and work. Past outstanding speakers have included Kenneth R. Feinberg, Esq. of The Feinberg Group, LLP; the late U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy (D-MA); the Hon. Justice Stephen G. Breyer; Former Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel; U.S. District Court Justice Jack B. Weinstein; the Hon. Justice Sandra Day O’Connor (Ret.); Former Secretary of State John F. Kerry; House Democratic Leader and the 60th Speaker of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, and Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader George J. Mitchell.