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1 + Hispanics and the Law in Massachusetts College of the Holy Cross April 17, 2008 Class 12: Latino Judges Robert LeRoux Hernandez, Instructor 4/10/08 1

2 + Funneling Total Latino population High School Graduates College Graduates Law School Graduates Lawyers Judges Law Profs: Correction 4/10/08 2

3 + This class: Latino Judges Our Guest: The Honorable José Sánchez, Lawrence Juvenile Court The case of the Hon. Maria Lopez The Chelsea Judgeship Campaign The Course Brief & Miscellaneous threads 4/10/08 3

4 + Latino Judges in Massachusetts Name Year of initial appointment Appointed byCourts Charles M. Grabau1979BMC (age 31), Superior Luis G. PerezJuvenile Maria LópezDistrict (age 35), Superior, Resigned 2002 Isaac Borenstein1986M. DukakisDistrict (Lawrence), Superior Kenneth J. Cote1992District Juan R. Toruella1994W. Clinton1 st Cir. Ct. of Appeals José Sanchez 1995W. WeldJuvenile (Lawrence) Diana L. MaldonadoP. CellucciDistrict (Chelsea) Angela Ordoñez2000P. CellucciBMC 4 4/10/08

5 + The Honorable José Sánchez 4/10/08 5 Associate Justice of the Juvenile Court Lawrence MA

6 + Fordham University Air Traffic Controller, Federal Aviation Administration ( ) Northeastern School of Law ’87 Staff Attorney: Committee for Public Counsel Services ( ) President, MAHA, 1995 Appointed to Bench by Governor William Weld, /10/08 6 The Honorable José Sánchez

7 + How does one become a judge? Application Process Interviewing Governor’s Council 4/10/08 7

8 + Latino Judges and Judges Who Are Latino Is there ghettoization? Professional organizations? Professional vs. other identities 4/10/08 8

9 + Serving in Lawrence [upside-down question mark] pasa? Population changes Economy Children and youth Language 4/10/08 9

10 + The Hon. Maria Lopez 4/10/08 10

11 + Who are the judges? 4/10/08 11

12 + Chelsea Judgeship Campaign 4/10/08 12

13 + Hon. Diana Maldonado Hon. Roberto Ronquillo 4/10/08 13


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