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Texas v. White Reenactment at SBOT Annual Meeting


About This Event

Friday, June 15, 2012
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

1910 Harris County Courthouse
301 Fannin
Houston, Texas 77002

Warren Harris will serve as a moderator during the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society and the State Bar of Texas' live reenactment and discussion of the historically significant case, Texas v. White.

The landmark case addressed the legal status of the former Confederate states. Former Chief Justice Thomas R. Phillips will give a historical overview of the case. David J. Beck and Lynne Liberato will argue the case, and Chief Justice Wallace B. Jefferson will lead a panel of distinguished Texas Supreme Court and federal judges in hearing the argument. 

If you are not registered for the State Bar Annual Meeting and would like to attend, RSVP to Adell Milam at 713-223-2300, Ext. 2556, or adell.milam@bgllp.com. There is no charge for Society members, but you must RSVP by June 14.

2:00 pm            Historical overview by former Chief Justice Thomas R.  Phillips
                          Reenactment of Texas v. White   

4:00 pm             Reception

2.00 hours of MCLE credit have been approved by the State Bar of Texas.