Historians, Journalists, and Attorneys

Supreme Court Historian Jim O’Hara on Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall

Jim O’Hara is an historian, lawyer and member of the Supreme Court Historical Society. Here he talks about the Supreme Court’s first African-American Associate Justice Thurgood Marshall. In the clip, he discusses Marshall’s background, his appointment by President Lyndon Johnson, his storytelling ability, and how he changed things on the Supreme Court

Historians, Journalists, and Attorneys