Tag Archive: Steno History

Dec 17

New Orleans’s First African-American Court Reporter To Retire

After a 43-year career Daryl Duplessie is set to retire. Amazing, especially considering she was a teenager when she started. Source: WGNO (ABC)

Jul 12

The Importance Of Trial Transcripts: Joan Of Arc

I’m currently reading a biography about Joan of Arc. The preface of the biography mentions the importance of trial transcripts to the recording of history. The book states: “Thanks to transcripts of her [Joan of Arc] trials, we know more details of her short life that we do of any other human being before her …

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