The Honorable Diane P. Wood, of the 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, will speak about the justice system and women’s issues at the Presbyterian Church of Western Springs on Thursday, March 7, at 7:00 p.m. The church is located at 5250 Wolf Road in Western Springs. This event is free to the public.
In addition to her work as a judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals, Judge Wood is also a Senior Lecturer in Law at The University of Chicago Law School. She is widely considered to be a top candidate for the U.S. Supreme Court during President Obama’s administration and has been on the short list for the last two appointments.