Newest Issue - July 2010

Tipping the Scales

Once a year, the chief justices of the Southern state supreme courts gather to share experiences, learn from judicial educators, discuss trends that are common in the court systems of the Deep South and seek solutions. Last year, when the elite group of jurists gathered in Nashville, Tenn., they recognized that they themselves are a trend: Eight of the 13 Southern states—Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas—have female judges leading their courts of last resort—more than any region in the country.


ABA Connection

Opening Statements

The National Pulse

Supreme Court Report

McElhaney on Litigation

Business of Law

Your ABA

President's Message

Report from Governmental Affairs

Obiter Dicta


Letters to the Editor