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Fall 2022

Monday, September 12th

Film Screening and Panel Discussion of 9th Circuit Cowboy: The Long, Good Fight of Judge Harry Pregerson

9th circuit cowboy9th Circuit Cowboy is the story of Judge Harry Pregerson, who served on California’s 9th Circuit Court of Appeals for almost 50 years and was known for placing his personal scruples over what he discounted as abstract legalities. The film screening will be followed by a discussion with Honorable Dean D. Pregerson and Filmmaker Terry Sanders, moderated by Berkeley Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky.

Honorable Dean D. Pregerson: Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
Terry Sanders: Academy Award-winning Filmmaker; Co-Head of the American Film Foundation
Erwin Chemerinsky: Dean, Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law, Berkeley Law

Reception: 5:10–5:40 PM, Warren Room, Berkeley Law Building
Film Screening & Panel Discussion: 5:45–7:30 PM, Room 170, Berkeley Law Building

This event is part of the Institute’s Program on Jewish Law, Thought, and Identity.

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