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In This Issue…
- Abraham Lincoln’s prayer for judges
The final sentence in an otherwise unremarkable letter written by Lincoln identifies the gravity inherent in all judges' work.
- Hon. Louis Garippo—“A great Judge, but a greater man”
Remembering Judge Garippo, who died at age 84 following a long illness.
- Remembering Justice Thomas Fitzgerald
On May 11, 2016, the Illinois Supreme Court hosted a memorial tribute to another legal legend, recognizing the late Justice Thomas Fitzgerald’s continued impact on the legal community.
- Judge Abraham Lincoln: A short account of a short ‘judicial’ career
During his circuit riding days, Abraham Lincoln occasionally would sit as a judge pro tem.
- Lawyers can benefit from judicial heuristics
A look at different cognitive shortcuts and how attorneys can use them to assist their clients.
- Recent appointments and retirements
Recent changes to Illinois' Judiciary.
Civil Practice Update - Fall 2019
November 8 | Chicago, Webcast
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