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Florida Chief Justice Peggy Quince encourages lawyers to do more pro bono work listen

09/11/09 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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The Chief Justice of Florida’s Supreme Court, Peggy Quince, was the first African-American female to be appointed to a Florida district court of appeal in 1993.

In an address this afternoon to the St. Petersburg Bar Association, Chief Justice Quince stressed that lawyers should volunteer their services and should strive for a criminal justice system that insists on treatment rather than just incarc...

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