The John G. Heyburn II Initiative for Excellence in the Federal Judiciary


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Judge John G. Heyburn II Lecture Series

Heyburn Initiatives

  • 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, 2016University 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.


HOURS for June 27, 2022