Joint Session with the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society – Advancing the Rule of Law Along Contested Frontiers

When 9:00 AM Friday, March 3, 2023

Session Chair Sharon Sandle, Executive Director, Texas Supreme Court Historical Society

Commentator Colbert N. Coldwell, Independent Scholar, El Paso historian and law firm partner, Author

Presentations by Hon. Ken Wise, “Trials on the Prairie: The American Legal System and the Plains Indian Wars,” Texas Court of Appeals for the 14th Judicial District in Houston; Hon. Gina M. Benavides, "Gustavo ‘Gus’ Garcia, a Life of Service, and Hernandez v. State of Texas: The Lawyer Who Desegregated Texas Juries," Trustee, Texas Supreme Court Historical Society