Raising the Bar

By Adrianna C. Rodriguez Virtually overnight, John “Jay” G. White III’s (JD 83) client base swelled into the thousands. When White took office as the 60th president of the Florida bar, he took on representation for the estimated 85,000 members of

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Class Notes Winter 2008

1953 Melvyn B. Frumkes was honored with the Lifetime Service Award by the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. 1964 Gerald F. Richman, president of the law firm of Richman Greer, has been named president of the Palm Beach County Chapter of the

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Hall of Justice

Andrew C. Hall fights for the rights of victims of state-sponsored terrorism. By Ian Fisher In 1992, Andrew C. Hall (JD 68) heard a horrific story about a stranger, also named Hall, who endured the unthinkable. Chad Hall, an American working

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Anatomy of a Gerrymander

To many Floridians, tasking elected representatives to draw nonpartisan voting districts seems a lot like tasking the fox to guard the henhouse … every 10 years feathers fly. “Reapportionment, or how we divide our districts for the Legislature and Congress,

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Counting The Vote

The lasting legacy of Florida’s 2000 presidential election. By Lindy McCollum-Brounley Bitter words from Al Gore, a man who  should know. Gore, who won the majority of the nation’s popular vote in the 2000 presidential election, ultimately conceded Florida’s 25

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