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June 16, 2021

New York Law Journal

By: Joel Cohen

In a article entitled “Should a Judge Seek To Help Repair the World?,” Stroock senior counsel Joel Cohen discusses whether judges can or should take the opportunity to right perceived wrongs for individual litigants and those similarly situated. In discussing the issue, Cohen considers the U.S. Supreme Court’s opinion in Brown vs. Board of Education and ponders whether, and to what extent, the desire to right the wrong of racism influenced Warren’s decision.

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