Her honor : stories of challenge and triumph from women judges / Lauren Stiller Rikleen, editor.

"This book contains personal stories by and about some of the most revered and influential judges in the United States. They also provide a unique and deeply instructive glimpse into our justice system. In the following pages you will come across a remarkable array of female jurists: trailblaze...

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Corporate Author: American Bar Association. Judicial Division (sponsoring body.)
Other Authors: Rikleen, Lauren Stiller (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, Judicial division, [2023]
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Table of Contents:
  • The independence, strength, and professionalism of Sandra Day O'Connor / Marci A. Hamilton
  • The life and highly interesting times of Betty Roberts : the first woman to serve on Oregon's appellate courts / Ellen Rosenblum and S. Diane Rynerson
  • The Honorable Joan Dempsey Klein : a relentless quest for gender equality / Drucilla Stender Ramey
  • Rosalie Erwin Wahl : tested by tragedy, fueled by optimism, accomplished beyond measure / Harriet Lansing
  • Patricia Mcgowan Wald : role model for doing the right thing / Marcia D. Greenberger and Sarah E. Wald
  • He sensed a story and cancelled the party / Esther Moellering Tomljanovich
  • Confronting challenges / Ruth Cooper Burg
  • We couldn't say 'no' to Vaino / Consuelo Bland Marshall
  • Challenging the status quo / Irma S. Raker
  • Living the life of the moment / Rosemary Barkett
  • VAWA and the art of listening / Mary M. Schroeder
  • Dealing with criticism / Beverly McLachlin
  • Never remain silent in the face of injustice / Judith McConnell
  • Women workers/women lawyers : three foremothers / Marsha Berzon
  • A judge's journey / Nancy Gertner
  • Angels, mentors, and friends / Peggy Quince
  • I had never considered this step / Fernande R.V. Duffly
  • The joy of serendipity and risk / M. Margaret McKeown
  • Lessons from a blessed journey / Ann Claire Williams
  • The spark of manifest injustice / Bernice B. Donald
  • The battlefield while on the battlefield / Linda Strite Murnane
  • Do not let fear win over change / Angela Bradstreet
  • Overlooked, underestimated, and interrupted / Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye
  • Moving forward and facing back / Anna Blackburne-Rigsby
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg : "a richer system of justice" / Deborah Jones Merritt.