Law Day 2021: Advancing the Rule of Law Now Reading List

The American Bar Association theme for the Law Day 2021 – Advancing the Rule of Law Now – is intended to remind “all of us that we the people share the responsibility to promote the rule of law, defend liberty, and pursue justice.” We asked Judicial Council of Georgia members to recommend books or media to learn about or be inspired by the rule of law. Below are the responses.

Presiding Justice David E. Nahmias,
Supreme Court of Georgia

  • The Federalist Papers
  • A Matter of Interpretation by Antonin Scalia

Vice Chief Judge Brian M. Rickman,
Court of Appeals of Georgia &
Judge Lisa Jones,
Southwestern Circuit Juvenile Court

  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Judge Kelli L. Wolk,
Probate Court of Cobb County

  • Hamilton musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda

Judge Quinn M. Kasper,
Magistrate Court of Cobb County

  • Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World by Linda Hirshman

Judge Lori B. Duff,
Municipal Court of Loganville

  • Nothing but the Truth by Avi

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