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Sculpture of Civil Rights Champion DeAnda Unveiled at University of Texas School of Law

A bronze bust of the late Hon. James DeAnda was unveiled Friday, Nov. 12, at The University of Texas School of Law during a celebration to honor his legacy as an advocate for social justice, particularly the civil rights of Mexican-American school children in Texas. Colleagues, friends and family of DeAnda traveled from across the…   » Continue Reading

Sculpture of Civil Rights Champion James DeAnda to Be Unveiled Nov. 12

Event: The University of Texas School of Law will host a sculpture unveiling to celebrate the life of the late Honorable James DeAnda, a pioneering lawyer, social activist and federal judge whose career included successfully fighting the segregation of Mexican American children in Texas schools. The celebration for DeAnda, one of the university's and law…   » Continue Reading