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Hail to the Chiefs: A Tribute to America's Women Chief Justices


Norman Otto Stockmeyer


Thomas M. Cooley Law School


Women Lawyers Journal, Vol. 80, No. 4, p. 9, September 1994

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This article salutes the first thirteen women to become chief justice of a state supreme court in the 30 years since Lorna E. Lockwood of Arizona became the nation's first female chief justice in 1965. Includes photographs of Chief Justice Lockwood, Chief Judge Judith Rogers of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, and Chief Justice Ellen Ash Peters of Connecticut.

Keywords: state supreme courts, American judicial history, women jurists

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Date posted: September 10, 2008 ; Last revised: June 14, 2012

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Stockmeyer, Norman Otto, Hail to the Chiefs: A Tribute to America's Women Chief Justices. Women Lawyers Journal, Vol. 80, No. 4, p. 9, September 1994. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1265119

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Norman Otto Stockmeyer (Contact Author)
Thomas M. Cooley Law School ( email )
300 S. Capitol Avenue
P.O. Box 13038
Lansing, MI 48901
United States
HOME PAGE: http://www.cooley.edu
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