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Sher, Byron D.

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Byron D. Sher

Jose Mercado / Stanford News Service
Department: 
Law
Oral History Project: 
Faculty
Interviewer: 
Steinhart, Peter
Interview Year: 
2014
Oral History Type: 
Audio
Transcript

Byron Sher talks about his background and how he was recruited to Stanford Law School. He reminisces on law school colleagues including Carl Spaeth, Bayless Manning and Herbert Packer, and the growth of the Stanford Law School under Spaeth and Manning. He also discusses his involvement in local politics in the city of Palo Alto and his experience at Stanford during the civil rights era of the 1960s.

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