The Thomas R. Kline Center for Judicial Education's Distinguished Speaker Series will welcome Chief Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton from the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit Oct. 25 at 4 p.m. in the Power Center Ballroom.

President Ken Gormley will offer the welcome at the event. Kline Center Jurist-in-Residence Chief Justice Emeritus Thomas G. Saylor will introduce Sutton, who will present The Role of State Courts and State Constitutions in our American Legal System. Pennsylvania Supreme Court justices will be in attendance at the event. 

A cocktail reception and book signing will follow the featured lecture. 

The Distinguished Speaker Series is free to attend and approved for one credit of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education for attorneys and one credit of Pennsylvania Continuing Judicial Education for judges. 

The Kline Center is part of the Thomas R. Kline School of Law of Duquesne University. Visit the Speaker Series webpage for more information and to register to attend.


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October 13, 2022