Chief Justice Joseph Weintraub Lecture Archive

The Chief Justice Joseph Weintraub Lecture Series was established by the Rutgers-Newark Law School Alumni Association in honor of the late Chief Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court. The series was inaugurated in 1982 by the late Chief Justice Robert N. Wilentz.

Lectures - Beginning 1981

  • Chief Justice Robert N. Wilentz 1981-04-13 Standards of Judicial Conduct - The First Annual Chief Justice Joseph Weintraub Lecture View
  • Justice Stewart G. Pollock 1983-04-27 State Consitutions as Separate Sources of Fundamental Rights View
  • Associate Justice Alan B. Handler 1987-03-11 Social Dilemmas, Judicial (Ir)Resolutions View
  • The Honorable Harold A. Ackerman 1991-03-05 The New Jersey Jail Crisis: The Judicial Experience View
  • Associate Justice Gary S. Stein 1992-03-05 The First Amendment and Campaign Finance Reform: A Timely Reconciliation View
  • Judge Dickinson R. Debevoise 1993-03-04 American History and the Study of Constitutional Law View
  • The Honorable Daniel J. O'Hern 1994-02-24 Brennan and Weintraub: Two Stars to Guide Us View
  • The Honorable Robert E. Cowen 1995-03-09 Federalization of State Law Questions: Upheaval Ahead View
  • The Honorable James H. Coleman, Jr. 1996-03-05 The Evolution of Race in the Jury Selection Process View
  • The Honorable Joseph A. Greenaway, Jr. 1998 Judicial Decision Making and the External Environment View
  • Alan B. Handler 2000-03-14 Principled Decisions View
  • The Honorable Leonard I. Garth 2001-04-18 The Establishment Clause and the Supreme Court: Religion in the Public Schools View
  • The Honorable John W. Bissell 2002-04-10 A Tribute to the Weintraub Court View
  • The Honorable Sylvia Pressler 2004-03-25 Chief Justice Weintraub Lecture View
  • Justice Roberto A. Rivera-Soto 2005-04-12 Reflections of a Newly-Minted Justice View
  • Hon. Virginia A. Long 2006-10-30 Social Justice as a Recurring Theme in the Decisions of the Poritz Court View
  • Hon. Deborah T. Poritz 2007-04-18 THE NEW JERSEY SUPREME COURT:A LEADERSHIP COURT IN INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS View
  • Hon. Edwin H. Stern 2008-04-16 FRUSTRATIONS OF AN INTERMEDIATE APPELLATE JUDGE AND THE BENEFITS OF BEING ONE IN NEW JERSEY View
  • Hon. Deborah T. Poritz 2010-11-30 SYLVIA PRESSLER: Reflections on a Life in the Law — Part II View
  • Hon. Garrett E. Brown Jr. 2011-12-01 Methods of Dispute Resolution View