Renewing a Human Rights Agenda: The Criminal Legal System

Mar 24, 2021

12:00 PM

129 E. Washington St., Iowa City, IA 52242

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Join the event at: https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/94839769875 

All are welcome to attend. No need to register in advance. 

This roundtable discussion will examine the opportunities and challenges for reform of the criminal legal system through federal law and policy under the new administration. Our panelists will examine topics such as sentencing reform, racial equity, drug policy, the death penalty, judicial appointments, and policing. Panelists include Prof. Alison Guernsey, Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Iowa College of Law; Stacey Walker from the Linn County Board of Supervisors; and Emily Galvin Almanza, Founder and Co-Executive Director of Partners for Justice.

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