Documentaries - Great Pennsylvanians
Judge William J. Nealon: At the Heart of It All
Judge William J. Nealon: At the Heart of It All is the story of William "Red" Nealon who grew up in the Nativity section of Scranton in the 1920s and 30s. As a young lawyer, he quickly rose to political prominence in the 1950s and 60s. In 1962, President John F. Kennedy appointed him to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Judge Nealon also has a reputation of giving back to the community. He has served on the boards of organizations concerned with social, educational and welfare needs of the community.