April 2016

“The Politics of Polarization”

Allegheny Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Bob Seddig, and Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Allegheny's Center for Political Participation, Brian Harward, will offer reflections on constitutionalism and the character of contemporary politics.

April 14, 2016 at 7:00pm

“Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story” – Film Screening and Panel Discussion at Jefferson Educational Society

On Tuesday, April 5, 2016, the Jefferson Educational Society in Erie, Pennsylvania will host a screening of the documentary "Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story" at 6:00 pm. The screening will be followed by a panel of Jackson authorities – including Sean McLaughlin, Executive Vice President, Secretary & General Counsel at Erie Insurance; and Gregory L. Peterson, co-founder of the Robert H. Jackson Center in Jamestown New York and Partner at Phillips Lytle LLP.

April 5, 2016 at 6:00pm

March 2016

The Ethics of Spiritual Care for the Imprisoned: Nuremberg and Today

The Jackson Center presents a program on how different religions deal with incarcerated individuals and the prospect of forgiveness.

March 9, 2016 at 10:35pm

February 2016

Pulitzer Prize Nominated Author Timothy M. Gay to be Keynote Speaker at Annual Jackson Day

The Robert H. Jackson Center will honor Justice Robert H. Jackson’s enduring legacy at an annual event commemorating his birthday to be held on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Warren County Courthouse in Warren, Pennsylvania. This free event is open to the general public. This year’s keynote speaker will be Warren High School alumni and author Timothy M. Gay,the author of two acclaimed books on World War II. Gay's remarks, entitled “Prosecuting Infamy," will address Robert Jackson’s role as Chief United States Prosecutor at the 1945-46 trial of Nazi war criminals in Nuremberg, Germany.

February 10, 2016 at 7:00pm

January 2016

“Libations for Liberty” – A FUNdraiser to Benefit the Robert H. Jackson Center

Join us for a little after-work mixer to fight the winter chill, have some fun and donate to a great cause!  Twenty-five percent of all sales will benefit the Center

 

January 20, 2016 at 5:00pm

“Doors Open Jamestown”

The annual "Doors Open Jamestown," sponsored by the Jamestown Community Chamber of Commerce is back!

January 16, 2016 at 10:00am

Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story on WPSU/Penn State

Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story will air on WPSU HDTV on Sunday January 10 at 6:30 pm.

January 10, 2016 at 6:30pm

“Justice Matters: The Road to Nuremberg”

In January 2016, the Robert H. Jackson Center debuted a new exhibit titled, Justice Matters: The Road to Nuremberg.

January 9, 2016

December 2015

“Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story” on WNED-TV/Buffalo

Watch the PBS broadcast of the documentary Liberty Under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story on WNED/Buffalo, Tuesday at 10:00 pm

December 22, 2015 at 10:00pm

November 2015

“Robert H. Jackson: Opening Greatest Criminal Trial in 20th Century”

Attorney Gregory L. Peterson, Board Member and Co-founder of the Robert H. Jackson Center will present on Justice Jackson's historical opening statement at the Nuremberg Trial at the Warren County Courthouse, Jackson Courtroom
in Warren, PA . This year marks the 70th Anniversary of that pivotal moment in history when Justice Jackson delivered his statement on November 21, 1945.  The program is open and free to the public.

November 19, 2015 at 7:00pm