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Read a Q&A with Bolch Student Fellow John Macy

Read a Q&A with Bolch Student Fellow John Macy

John Macy, a graduating 3L at Duke Law and research assistant at the Bolch Judicial Institute, was recently interviewed by Duke Law News about his experience working for the Institute and how it shaped his thinking on judicial systems. During his time as a student...

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Photo Gallery: Bolch Prize 2022

Photo Gallery: Bolch Prize 2022

The Bolch Judicial Institute hosted a ceremony to honor the 2022 Bolch Prize Recipient Judge J. Clifford Wallace of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on March 18, 2022, at the Marriott Marquis in San Diego, California. A gallery of photos from the...

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“We are focused on how judicial systems actually work”

“We are focused on how judicial systems actually work”

Director David F. Levi was recently interviewed by David B. Wilkins, faculty director of Harvard Law School’s Center on the Legal Profession, about topics related to judicial decision making, the rule of law, and the mission of the Bolch Judicial Institute at Duke...

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Upcoming Events


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McGovern Symposium

May 27, 2022

Duke University

Register today!

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Advanced MDL Certificate

May 26, 2022

Duke University

Register today!

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Virtual: Watch the 2022 Bolch Prize Celebration

Stream anytime!

Watch the 2022 Bolch Prize for the Rule of Law celebration honoring Judge J. Clifford Wallace.