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Chief Judge Carl Stewart Speaks at East Texas Inn of Court


The Honorable T. John Ward American Inn of Court welcomed Carl Stewart, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, to the October meeting of the Inn.  Judge Stewart, a nearby resident of Shreveport, Louisiana, spoke on the positive impact of the American Inns of Court movement on the life and law of the United States and urged the membership to become more active and involved in mentoring younger lawyers, serving the broader legal community and providing assistance to citizens needing access to the justice system.  Andy Tindel, the outgoing President of the Inn, introduced Bruce Smith of Ward & Smith in Longview, Texas as the newly elected President for 2013-2014.