Judge withdraws from case of Femi Fani-Kayode, 3 others
17 March 2017 | 12:04 pm
Judge withdraws from the case of Femi Fani-Kayode, 3 others.
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Judge Ladoris Cordell was the first lawyer to open a private practice in east Paolo Alto, California and also the first African American woman to sit on the Superior Court in northern California. In her memoir, "Her Honor: My Life on the Bench," she offers a deeply intimate and informative account of navigating the flaws of the American justice system, as well as 10 suggestions on how to fix it. She joined Erin Ogunkeye for Perspective.
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