William Brennan

  • July 24, 1997  

    Retired Supreme Court Justice William Brennan died Thursday in a nursing home in Virginia. He was 91 and had recently suffered a broken hip and pneumonia. A former Brennan clerk and two legal experts reminisce about his compassionate and activist approach to the Constitution. Continue reading

  • July 24, 1997  

    Retired Supreme Court Justice William Brennan died Thursday in a nursing home in Virginia. He was 91 and had recently suffered a broken hip and pneumonia. His fellow Justices give tribute to his liberal legacy on the Court. Continue reading