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Judge Jack Weinstein Presented Thurgood Marshall Award

US District Court Judge and longtime Brooklynite Jack Weinstein was presented with the Thurgood Marshall Award, which is named after the iconic judge best known for his victory in the monumental school-segregation case, Brown v. Board of Education.

The Thurgood Marshall award ceremony was held at the New York City Bar Association on 44th Street in Manhattan. Approximately 200 people attended the event, filling the landmark meeting hall.

The ceremony was held in honor of Judge Weinstein, who has dedicated his life and career to promoting and practicing the importance of free-thinking and independence in the United States judicial system.

Brooklyn Daily Eagle
July 18th, 2008