The Florida Bar

Judge Young Speech at 2007 Annual Convention

July 9, 2007
The Florida Bar

Judge William G. Young
Judge William G. Young was keynote speaker for the Judicial Luncheon. Young drew national attention for his remarks defending the United States when sentencing "shoe bomber" Richard Reid. At the Judicial Luncheon, he won a standing ovation for a spirited speech about the important role jurors play in strengthening the judicial system. (Speech Transcript) (Audio of Speech -45 min)

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