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Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment

April 8 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm PDT

Continuing Education event featuring authors from the book Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution and Imprisonment

About this event

This one-day continuing education event will feature authors from the book Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution and Imprisonment (2017, Pantheon) edited by Angela J. Davis, Distinguished Professor of Law at American University Washington College of Law. The event will include a keynote presentation by Professor Davis with panel presentations by authors whose work appears in the book – Professor Kristin Henning, Blume Professor of Law and Director of the Juvenile Justice Clinic and Initiative at Georgetown Law, Ronald Wright, Associate Dean for Research and Academic Programs and Needham Yancey Gulley Professor of Criminal Law at West Forest Law, Renée Hutchins, Dean and Professor of Law at the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law, Roger A. Fairfax, Jr., Dean and Professor of Law at American University Washington College of Law, Katheryn Russell-Brown, Levin, Mabie & Levin Professor of Law and Director of the Race and Crime Center for Justice at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Tracey L. Meares, Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and co-Founding Faculty Director of the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School, Marc Mauer, Senior Advisor and former Director of The Sentencing Project, and Jin Hee Lee, Senior Deputy Director of Litigation and Director of Strategic Initiatives at the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. The authors will discuss their chapters in Policing the Black Man, their current work, and how their work informs policy and practice in the criminal legal system. Participants will have the opportunity throughout the day to engage with the authors in Q&A and discussion.

Sponsored by the Seattle University Crime & Justice Research Center and the Criminal Justice, Criminology & Forensics Department

Co-Sponsored by the Seattle University School of Law and the College of Arts & Sciences

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