Northeastern University School of Law

PHRGE invites the public to a special program featuring leading members of the judiciary on Thursday, March 19, 2009, from 5 to 7:15 p.m. in Dockser Hall, room 240.

This dynamic event will feature three judges from three continents who are doing outstanding work on frontier questions of the legal enforceability of social and economic rights:


Justice Margot Botsford ’73, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Boston
Justice Manuel José Cepeda, Constitutional Court, Colombia
Dennis Davis, Judge of the High Court, Cape Town, South Africa

A discussion will be facilitated by constitutional law expert Frank Michelman, Robert Walmsley University Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, and moderated by Professor Lucy Williams of Northeastern University School of Law.