AFBNJ: William J. Brennan, Jr. Award

U.S. Supreme Court Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. Links*

The Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law’s, “Celebrating Justice Brennan” page includes links to 11 leading decisions by Justice Brennan; four of his most famous quotations; memorials; and three selected articles about one of New Jersey’s most famous jurists.

The Texas Law Review, in 2010, published a review entitled “A Justice for All Seasons,” in “Justice Brennan: Liberal Champion,” by Seth Stern & Stephen Wermiel, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2010), p. 668.

Some 379,000 items in 1,087 containers hold Justice Brennan’s papers from 1945-1998 in the Library of Congress, Manuscript Division, in Washington, D.C.

The William J. Brennan Courthouse in Jersey City, New Jersey, was restored and renamed for the famed jurist in 1995.

The Supreme Court Historical Society biography of Justice Brennan:

A 1985 speech Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. gave at Georgetown University, explaining his philosophy of constitutional interpretation:

Among published works written or co-authored by Justice Brennan, or written about the famed New Jersey jurist are:

Justice Brennan: Liberal Champion
2010 by Seth Stern and Stephen Wermiel

The Last Liberal: Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. and the Decisions That Transformed America
2003 by Kim Isaac Eisler

The Conscience of the Court: Selected Opinions of Justice William J. Brennan Jr. on Freedom and Equality
1999 by Professor Stephen L. Sepinuck J.D. LL.M. and Professor Mary Pat Treuthart J.D. LL.M.

The Jurisprudence of Justice William J. Brennan, Jr.
1997 by David E. Marion

Justices William J. Brennan, Jr. and Thurgood Marshall on Capital Punishment: Its Constitutionality, Morality.
1997 by Alan I. Bigel

Justice William J. Brennan, Jr: Freedom First
1994 by Roger Goldman, David Gallen, and William J. Brennan, Jr.

A Justice for All: William J. Brennan, Jr., and the Decisions That Transformed America
1993 by Kim Isaac Eisler

Teaching the Bill of Rights
1963 Pamphlet by William J. Brennan, Jr.

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