CANCELLED Guy Hamilton-Smith on THE AGONY & THE ECSTASY OF #METOO: THE HIDDEN COSTS OF RELIANCE ON CARCERAL POLITICS

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March 2020

CANCELLED Guy Hamilton-Smith on THE AGONY & THE ECSTASY OF #METOO: THE HIDDEN COSTS OF RELIANCE ON CARCERAL POLITICS

Guy Hamilton-Smith is a legal fellow with the Sex Offense Litigation and Policy Resource Center at the Mitchell Hamline School of Law, a contributing…Read More +

CANCELLED Lisa Kerr on Equality Arrives to Sentencing

Dr. Lisa Kerr JD (UBC), LLM, JSD (New York University) is Assistant Professor at Queen’s University, where she is the Director of the Criminal…Read More +

February 2020

Guy Ben-Porat on Civic Lessons: Police, Minorities and citizenship

Abstract: The encounters between police and ordinary people are a display of citizenship, in its complexities and contradictions. Police discretion on whom to stop…Read More +

CANCELLED Alexandra Natapoff on “Punishment Without Crime: How Our Massive Misdemeanor System Traps the Innocent and Makes America More Unequal.”

THIS TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE Alexandra Natapoff is an award-winning legal scholar and criminal justice expert.  A 2016 Guggenheim Fellow,…Read More +

November 2019

Paul Butler on “Prison Abolition, and a Mule”

Paul Butler is the Albert Brick Professor in Law at Georgetown University Law Center and a legal analyst on MSNBC.  During the 2017-18 academic…Read More +

March 2019

François Tanguay-Renaud on “Policing Necessity”

François Tanguay-Renaud is an Associate Professor of Law at Osgoode Hall Law School, where he has been Director of the Jack & Mae Nathanson…Read More +