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Date:
February 7, 2014
Start:
1:00pm
End:
2:30pm
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Location:
TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)
Event type:
Lunch
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American Constitutional Society (UT Chapter) in conjunction with the UT Law Civil Rights Clinic will be hosting an event on Friday February 7th at 1:00p.m to discuss the reality that in the United States specifically in the Trayvon Martin case, race and laws are inextricably intertwined. We will be discussing the role of race in the murder,trial and national discussion about the case. Speaking on the issue is Professor Yankah of Cardozo School of Law, he is a Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure and is featured in op-ed pieces in the New York Times and HuffingtonPost discussing some of these issues.

Specific audiences:
  • UT Law students
  • Prospective students
  • UT Law alumni
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • General public
Sponsored by:
  • American Constitution Society

If you need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the sponsor listed above or the UT Law Special Events Office at specialevents@law.utexas.edu no later than seven business days prior to the event.