Quotation by Janet Wood Reno

... the Department of Justice is committed to asking one central question of everything we do: What is the right thing to do? Now that can produce debate, and I want it to be spirited debate. I want the lawyers of America to be able to call me and tell me: Janet, have you lost your mind?
Janet Wood Reno (b. 1938), U.S. lawyer. As quoted in the New York Times Magazine, p. 43 (May 15, 1994).

The first woman Attorney General of the United States was speaking before the American Law Institute.
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