ATLANTA (February 7, 2007) — Smith, Gambrell & Russell is sponsoring the PBS documentary “The Supreme Court.” SGR was the sole Atlanta law firm sponsor of the series which aired on WPBA.
“The Supreme Court” is a four-part documentary that reviews the history of the nation’s highest court. The series begins with the creation of the Supreme Court and its role during the Civil War. The second episode examines the Supreme Court during Reconstruction. The Supreme Court’s roll in civil rights cases during the 20th century will be reviewed during the third installment. The final episode focuses on the Supreme Court and the issues it has faced since the Rehnquist era.
Episodes 1 & 2 aired on Thursday, February 8 at 8pm. Episodes 3 & 4 aired on Thursday, February 15 at 8pm. An encore presentation was broadcast on Sunday, March 18. For more information about “The Supreme Court”, visit www.pba.org.