May/June 2007 issue

Oral Histories for Nebraska Judges Available Online


Oral history interviews of eight judges from the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska are now available in streaming video on Creighton University's Law Library's website at: http://law.creighton.edu/oralhistories.

These interviews were sponsored by the Nebraska branch of the Historical Society of the United States Courts in the Eighth Circuit and conducted by Creighton University law professor Richard Shugrue. Included are: U.S. Court of Appeals Judges C. Arlen Beam, Donald P. Lay, and Donald R. Ross and U.S. District Court Judges William G. Cambridge, Richard Peck, Richard E. Robinson, Lyle E. Strom, and Robert Van Pelt.

These interviews are also available in VHS video and DVD formats in the St. Louis library.