Chief: The Quest for Justice in California

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
4:00pm to 5:30pm
IGS Library - 109 Moses Hall
UC Berkeley

The Honorable Ronald M. George, former Chief Justice of the California Supreme Court, In Conversation with Maura Dolan, legal affairs writer of the Los Angeles Times

Please join us as we celebrate the publication of this important new book chronicling the life and career of one of California's most distinguished jurists. Based on an extensive series of oral history interviews, Chief: The Quest for Justice in California examines the long career of Chief Justice George, from his early experiences as a young lawyer arguing the constitutionality of the death penalty before the U.S. Supreme Court through his appointment to the high court to his authorship of the court's historic decision on same-sex marriage.

A reception and book-signing will follow the event.

To pre-order Chief, please visit