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In Celebration of Robert H. Jackson’s Powerful Eloquence

Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson enjoyed a distinguished career as former Solicitor General, Attorney General and Chief U.S. prosecutor at the Nuremberg trial against leaders of the Third Reich in 1945. Throughout this period, however, it was his gift as an eloquent writer that distinguished him amongst his contemporaries and colleagues. And this appreciation for his powerful articulacy continues to the present.


Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story

Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story is a feature length film about the life and legacy of Robert H. Jackson.


Defenders of Freedom

Defenders of Freedom is an oral history project collecting personal experiences of World War II and Korean War veterans.


Jackson Center Education Directors attend NCSS Conference to promote Robert H. Jackson’s Legacy

Robert H. Jackson Center Co-Education Directors Drew Beiter and Joe Karb will attend the National Council for Social Studies, held on November 13-15,2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Their attendance will expand the national footprint of the Jackson Center and further promote the legacy of Justice Jackson.


Tom Rush Concert to Benefit the Jackson Center

The Robert H. Jackson Center announces that American folk musician Tom Rush will make a special appearance to benefit the Jackson Center on Sunday October 11, 2015 at 7:15 p.m.


Jackson Center Announces 2015 Class of Teacher Fellows

The Robert H. Jackson Center of Jamestown, New York is pleased to announce that it has awarded the prestigious Robert H. Jackson Center Teacher Fellowship to five deserving area educators. Commencing their collaboration with the Center on July 20th were Gregory Birner and Laura Wilson from Westfield Academy and Central School, Wendy Dyment from Cassadaga Valley Central School, Kim Joslyn from Chautauqua Lake Central School and Melissa Wadsworth-Miller from Tonawanda Middle/High School in Erie County. This year’s Fellowship program was made possible through the support of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, Law, Youth and Citizenship Program of the New York State Bar Association and the Holocaust Resource Center of Buffalo.


Robert H. Jackson Center Newsletter

View the Robert H. Jackson Center's Newsletter Online.


Who Inspires You?

Collaboration with Pine Valley Schools provides a thoughtful exhibit for the Center.


May’s Continuing Legal Education Seminar

On May 5, 2015, the Robert H. Jackson Center hosted its Spring Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Seminar on the Voting Rights Act of 1965.


The Honorable John Cleland to be Keynote Speaker at Annual Robert H. Jackson Day in Warren Count

The Robert H. Jackson Center announces keynote speaker for the annual Robert H. Jackson Day in Warren County, Pennsylvania. This year’s event will be held at the Warren County Courthouse on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, at 7 p.m. with the Honorable John Cleland, senior trial judge for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Judge Cleland will share his career experiences during an interview with Gregory L. Peterson, co-founder of the Jackson Center. This free event is open to the general public.

The Robert H. Jackson Center envisions a global society where the universal principles of equality, fairness and justice prevail.