February 6, 2015 Criminalized Justice: Consequences of Punitive Policy
Coral Gables, FL -- Nicole D. Porter will participate in the 2015 Symposium on Criminalized Justice: Consequences of Punitive Policy hosted by the University of Miami Law Review. Nicole will participate in the panel, "Sentencing Policy and Mass Incarceration" and will focus her comments recent state activity and political challenges. More information about the event can be found here.
February 27, 2015 Policing, Protesting, and Perceptions: A Critical Examination of the Events in Ferguson
Columbia, MO - Marc Mauer will deliver the keynote address at Missouri Law Review’s symposium, "Policing, Protesting, and Perceptions: A Critical Examination of the Events in Ferguson." The symposium will focus on a number of issues that arose from the events in Ferguson, Missouri this past August following the shooting of Michael Brown, and will include a number of invited panelists. Additional information here.Issue Area(s): Racial Disparity
March 20, 2015 Wake Forest Journal of Law and Policy Symposium
Winston Salem, NC -- Nicole D. Porter will present at the Wake Forest Journal of Law & Policy’s annual symposium in honor of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Nicole will focus her comments on the current state of criminal justice reform advocacy as it relates to civil rights objectives. More information can be found here.
State(s): North Carolina
March 27, 2015 Symposium on Mass Incarceration
Bristol, RI -- Marc Mauer will be the keynote speaker at a symposium on mass incarceration, collateral consequences, and racial justice. The event is being sponsored by Roger Williams University School of Law.