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The Robert H. Jackson Center is pleased to announce that it will host its annual fall Community Education Seminar focusing on the Attica Prison riots.
Jackson Center has partnered with the National Comedy Center and will host a panel discussion on “Comedy and The First Amendment: How Far is Too Far and Who Decides?” Jackson Center Interim Executive Director Deke Kathman made the announcement
Jackson Center Board Chair, Stan Lundine announces Deke Kathman as Interim Executive Director.
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 Model for Courage: The Life of Charles Goodell explores the life of the Jamestown-born politician who ascended to the U.S. Senate in a time of crisis only to lose his seat for standing up for what was right.
“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.
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.
The Robert H. Jackson Center envisions a global society where the universal principles of equality, fairness and justice prevail.