NCPA to Feature Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas at Distinguished Lecture Luncheon

Dallas (September 7, 1999) - Offering his opinion on some of the great legal, political and social questions of the day, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas will be the featured guest at the National Center for Policy Analysis' next Hatton W. Sumners Distinguished Lecture Series luncheon on Thursday, September 9, 1999 at the Wyndham Anatole Hotel.

Showcasing Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' insights, the luncheon will feature Justice Thomas in informal, after-lunch conversation with NCPA President John C. Goodman, who founded the Center in 1983. Their free-flowing conversation will use previously submitted questions from luncheon attendees as guide posts along their trail of this unique and entertaining presentation.

WHO: Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas

WHAT: NCPA's Hatton W. Sumners Lecture Series

WHEN: Noon - 1:30 p.m. Thursday, September 9, 1999

WHERE: Wyndham Anatole Hotel, Chantilly Ballroom, 2201 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX

Due to space limitations reservations are requested.

Rising up from humble beginnings in Pin Point, Georgia to become the nation's 106th Supreme Court Justice, Clarence Thomas has established himself as a major force in shaping the constitutional, legal and cultural destiny of our nation. During the nearly eight years that he has been on the Supreme Court, Justice Thomas has distinguished himself as one of the finest writers among all of his colleagues. He is known for his keen legal analysis and his adherence to the fundamental constitutional principles that are at the foundation of the vision our Founders had for this nation.