A soon-to-be-published memoir by a friend of the late Chief Justice William Rehnquist offers a revealing personal glimpse of the justice’s later years, including his handling of the impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton in 1999, the Bush v. Gore case of 2000 and Rehnquist’s own unsuccessful battle with cancer in 2004 and 2005.

The author is former newspaper publisher Herman Obermayer, who lived with his wife near Rehnquist in Arlington, Va., and either played tennis, dined or watched a movie with Rehnquist nearly every weekend in the years after Rehnquist’s wife died in 1991.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]m.com