Section Newsletter Articles on Justice
A fresh perspective on the judicial system
Young Lawyers Division
, February 2011
Read 13-year-old Kalisa Gary's award-winning essay on the subject of "keeping an impartial balance of life, accepting all divisions of fairness."
Perceptions of justice
Bench and Bar
, April 2010
Most judges, if asked, consider themselves free of bias, even-handed, and open-minded, but something is certainly amiss when large numbers of people of color, decade after decade, perceive the courts to be either biased or inequitable.
Is justice equal for all?
International and Immigration Law
, July 2009
On April 7, 2009, Alberto Fujimori, the former president of Peru became the first Latin American president found guilty of crimes against humanity.