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  • In Memoriam: Roger C. Cramton

    In Memoriam: Roger C. Cramton

    ALI Emeritus Council member Roger C. Cramton, former dean of Cornell Law School and the Robert S. Stevens Professor Emeritus of Law, died Feb. 3, 2017. He was 87.

    Professor Cramton received his A.B. degree, magna cum laude, from Harvard University in 1950 and was elected to ...

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  • In Memoriam: Vester T. Hughes

    In Memoriam: Vester T. Hughes

    Vester T. Hughes, ALI life member and partner at K&L Gates, passed away on January 29, 2017, in Dallas, Texas. He was 88.

    Mr. Hughes graduated, cum laude, from Harvard Law School and was editor of the Harvard Law Review. His years in private practice spanned many aspects ...

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  • In Memoriam: Winter 2016

    ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the Winter 2016 Edition.

    Elected Members
    Jerome C. Hafter – Jackson, MS
    Norton L. Steuben – Boulder, CO
    Margery Waxman – Washington, DC

    Life Members
    M. Bernard Aidinoff – New ...

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  • In Memoriam: M. Minnette Massey

    ALI Life Member M. Minnette Masseyof the University of Miami School of Law, passed away on November 13. She was 89.

    After graduating from University of Miami School of Law in 1951, Professor Massey joined the faculty in 1958, becoming the university’s first female law professor.  By ...

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  • In Memoriam: Janet Reno

    ALI member, Janet W. Reno, former U.S. Attorney General, passed away on October 7. She was 78.

    Born in Miami, Florida, she began her career at the firm Brigham and Brigham and later moved on to a junior partnership at Lewis and Reno before joining the staff ...

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