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Monday, September 24, 2018 Gerhard Weinberg, WWII Historian will be interviewed at the Robert H. Jackson Center by Gregory Peterson.
Mark Russell, political satirist and comedian best know for his musical parady, will make an exclusive appearance to benefit the Robert H. Jackson Center.
The Robert H. Jackson Center, a non-profit dedicated to promoting liberty under law through the examination of the life and work of Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson and its relevance to current events and issues, welcomes five college students participating in the Jackson Center’s internship program this summer. Robert H. Jackson Center President and CEO Susan Moran Murphy made the announcement.
JAMESTOWN, NY– The Robert H. Jackson Center, a non-profit dedicated to promoting liberty under law through the examination of the life and work of Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson and its relevance to current events and issues, received the green light from New York State officials on May 15, 2018 to begin its Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) award funded renovation project. Robert H. Jackson Center President Susan Moran Murphy made the announcement on June 15, 2018.
2017 RHJC summer intern Abigail Johnson, Allegheny College Class of 2018, examines International Law and the Balfour Declaration.
2017 RHJC summer intern Aaron Borger, Pennsylvania Class of 2018, examines Justice Jackson's opinions in West Virginia v. Barnette and Dennis v. United States.
“A Loaded Weapon: Photographic Perspectives on the Japanese American Internment Camps of World War II”, the exhibit is part of the Jackson Center’s ongoing series of rotating exhibits exploring current events and challenges through the lens of Justice Jackson’s life and work.
This tribute to the legacy of Robert H. Jackson was made possible through the generosity of our donors, and specifically Thomas Loftus III, Robert Loftus, and Julia Craighill, three of Jackson’s grandchildren.
Robert Houghwout Jackson
United States Solicitor General (1938-1940)
United States Attorney General (1940-1941)
Associate Justice, United States Supreme Court (1941-1954)
Chief United States Prosecutor, Nuremberg Trial (1945-1946)
The mission of the Robert H. Jackson Center is to advance public awareness and appreciation of the principles of justice and the rule of law as embodied in the achievements and legacy of Robert H. Jackson, U.S. Supreme Court Justice and Chief U.S. Prosecutor at Nuremberg.
A collection of documents, photographs, and writings by or about Robert H. Jackson.
A historical timeline of the Nuremberg Trial, 1945-1946.
Teacher created lessons that study the past, relate to the present, and create the future.
Stories from the Center
Learn methods, embrace ideas, and receive tools that serve your needs, and advance your creativity.
Recognize an educator who teaches about the concept of justice in innovative ways.
Develop teaching strategies, resources, and scholarship to increase student engagement and learning.
View a photo slides how from this year's dialogs.
The Law Dialogs hosts a lecturer each year who epitomizes the intelligence, political savvy, and dedication to international humanitarian law Katherine B. Fite embodied during her impressive career.
The Robert H. Jackson Center envisions a global society where the universal principles of equality, fairness and justice prevail.