Film Screening: The Trials of Constance Baker Motley with Commentary by Producer Joel Motley
The Lillian Goldman Law Library presents a screening of The Trials of Constance Baker Motley with commentary by producer Joel Motley.
Co-sponsored by the Yale Black Law Students Association (BLSA) and Yale Law Women (YLW)
**Online Registration is Required**
This event will take place on Thursday, November 10 at 12:10 PM and via Zoom.
Please register at: https://bit.ly/3Nfh1SR
About the Film:
The Trials of Constance Baker Motley spans her legal career from 1946 to 1966 working closely with Thurgood Marshall at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, arguing 10 civil rights cases at the Supreme Court, to becoming the first black woman voted NY State Senator, Manhattan Borough President and appointed to the federal bench by President Lyndon Johnson.