News/Press Releases

NJSBF Eighth Annual Art Show Seeks Submissions

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation invites lawyers, judges, paralegals, law professors and students, as well as other law-related professionals to submit as many as three images of artwork to its EIGHTH ANNUAL JURIED ART SHOW. The deadline for submissions is Friday,...

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NJSBF Seeks Medal of Honor 2019 Nominations

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation is soliciting nominations for its 2019 Medal of Honor awards beginning January 25th through March 1st. Awards are presented annually to lawyers and law-related professionals, as well as lay people, who have made significant...

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Informing Citizens with Civics Blog

If teachers are looking for civics-related material to keep their students engaged, look no further than the Bar Foundation’s civics blog, The Informed Citizen. Launched last year, the blog explains civics-related topics in plain language. Topics that were tackled...

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When There is More to the Story

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation believes that “informed citizens are better citizens.” It's two newsletters—The Legal Eagle, a legal newspaper for kids, and Respect, its diversity newsletter—contain timely articles to keep students in grades five through high...

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NJSBF Gears Up for October Workshops

School is back in and the New Jersey State Bar Foundation’s high school mock trial program will soon be in full swing. The Foundation’s free, annual Mock Trial Workshop for teacher- and attorney-coaches will be held on October 25, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the...

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