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Your President Reports: Judicial Election Campaigns and Political Signals: Reaching for the Pause Button
Our season of judicial elections is now getting under way, and perhaps to state the obvious, the strength and credibility of our bench depends significantly on the strength and character of our candidates. So "thanks" and "best of luck" to all those who have chosen to seek the honor of serving on our bench. It is an important process; it is a wonderful and significant job; and the commitment of all of the candidates to this opportunity for public service speaks very well, indeed, of our profession.
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Celebrate Pro Bono at the VLN Riverfront Celebration, Sept 11.Be a part of the Volunteer Lawyers Network Riverfront Celebration on Thursday, Sept. 11. The social and dinner take place at the Nicollet Island Pavilion, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Join us on the shores of the beautiful Mississippi to socialize with other volunteers, supporters, and community partners of VLN--the pro bono arm of the HCBA. This year's keynote will be provided by Ivan Fong, General Counsel of 3M.