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Justice Anthony M. Kennedy Reading Corner
The Justice Anthony M. Kennedy Reading Corner is a quiet, welcoming place to learn about Justice Kennedy’s personally selected reading list called “Understanding Freedom’s Heritage: How to Keep and Defend Liberty.” His selections help bring alive key principles integral to our nation’s DNA. Although prepared for young people, this collection of books, speeches, letters, judicial writings and important founding documents provide thought provoking reading for people of all ages.
Instructional programs are an important aspect of the Foundation’s core, including activities to educate and train primary and secondary teachers on how to teach students about the role and importance of the judiciary in our constitutional system. The Foundation hopes to implement these activities and opportunities in partnership with national foundations.
The Center's exhibits are a comprehensive collection of real exhibits and displays pertaining to the development of constitutional rights, the history of the Ninth Circuit, and notable cases from California's Eastern District. In addition, the Center displays artwork form local high school students about constitutional rights.
To be a leader and model for civic education about the role federal courts play in a constitutional democracy that depends upon civil public discourse and citizen engagement with the judicial, legislative and executive branches.
We are a charitable non-profit public benefit corporation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Foundation seeks both individual and institutional support, with an emphasis on support from public and private foundations that focus on making gifts and grants to support public education about the Nation's judicial heritage and the role of federal courts in California's history.1
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