Month:  April 2016

Fair Labor Lawyer by Marlene Trestman

With funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute, and the Supreme Court Historical Society, Marlene Trestman wrote Fair Labor Lawyer for a general audience to recount Bessie Margolin’s fascinating and improbable journey from her childhood in New Orleans’s Jewish orphanage to her 24 arguments at the Supreme Court where she protected the wage…

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