Chancellor’s Council Welcomes CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin, Nearly 200 Guests

Left to right: Dean A. Sutherland, Chair, Chancellor’s Council; Jeffrey Toobin, guest speaker; Ann Weiss and Chancellor Jack Weiss; Oliver “Rick” Richard, President, LSU Law Alumni Board of Trustees.


LSU Law Center Chancellor Jack M. Weiss and Dean A. Sutherland, chairman of the Chancellor’s Council, welcomed 188 guests to the annual black tie Chancellor’s Council Dinner on Friday, May 2, 2008, at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center Hotel.

The dinner honored friends and graduates who annually contribute a minimum of $1,000 unrestricted gifts to the Law Center. Also recognized were donors of new endowments or major gifts to the Law Center during 2007.

Jeffrey Toobin, CNN legal analyst and author of The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court, was the featured speaker.

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