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 FREEDOM SUITS MEMORIAL SCULPTURE

Preston Jackson has proposed a monumental structure, approximately five feet by three feet by ten feet in height of quality cast bronze, presented in a detailed figural style. He intends to utilize two-and three-dimensional figurative rendering methods and heavy perspective principles to represent the freedom suits and the courageous individuals involved in them. Each angle of the sculpture is a pictorial lesson on the lawsuits and the times during which they were brought. The sketches accompanying this narrative are rough depictions of the concepts that he proposes. They are, of course, subject to discussion and agreement.

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The 2016 Spirit of Justice Celebration will take place on October 14 at the Four Season Hotel in St. Louis. At this event we honor those who have demonstrated accomplishment, leadership and integrity in fostering and maintaining the rule of law, and in facilitating and promoting the improvement of the administration of justice.  If you would like to nominate someone, please fill out the nomination form and return it to BAMSL.

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 MAY 3, 2016

To promote the importance of the Rule of Law and the administration of justice in our society, both in the community at large as well as in the legal profession. As to the community, the Foundation seeks to improve the administration of justice not only through law-related education, but also through charitable undertakings. As to the legal profession, the Foundation is committed to strengthening it by encouraging attorneys not only to reach the highest levels of professionalism and civility, but also to engage in meaningful community service. Our biggest projects are Motion For Kids, Mock Trial in Missouri, and legal related education.Click on this link to donate to The St Louis Bar Foundation during GIVE STL DAY: https://givestlday.org/npo/st-louis-bar-foundation