The John G. Heyburn II Initiative for Excellence in the Federal Judiciary
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Judge John G. Heyburn II Lecture Series
Justice Gorsuch Offers Advice to UK Law Students in Campus Visit, September 21, 2017. The Associate Justice of the Supreme Court spoke to law students as well as judges, lawyers and clerks from across Kentucky. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell provided a special introduction.
Chief Justice of the United States Visits UK, February 1, 2017. The Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr. was the inaugural speaker for the newly established John G. Heyburn II Initiative for Excellence in the Federal Judiciary.
Judicial Courage Conference Panel, February 1, 2017. The panel features Professor Pamela Brandwein (University of Michigan), the Honorable Jeremy Fogel (Director of the Federal Judicial Center), and the Honorable Carl E. Stewart (Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit).
UK Announces Establishment of the Heyburn Initiative, October 10, 2016. University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Dr. Martha K. Heyburn on Monday announced the establishment of a national, nonpartisan federal judicial initiative at the university in honor of the trailblazing U.S. Senior District Judge John G. Heyburn II.