The Future of Criminal Law?
The Robina Institute posed this question to a group of scholars, practitioners, and policy makers challenging them to envision a key reform that they believe could transform the criminal justice system. Ten experts. Ten Proposals. Fifteen minutes each. Join us on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at the Humphrey School for Public Affairs as we imagine what could be the future of criminal law.
This event is free and open to the public, registration is strongly encouraged.
6.25 Minnesota Continuing Legal Education Credits (CLE) have been approved.
|THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014
|8:00 am||Breakfast available in Humphrey Atrium|
|9:15—10:30 am||Session 1|
|“Juvenile Intervention and Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System”
|“Complicity in Sexual Assault: Targeting a Rape Culture”
|10:45—12:00 pm||Session 2|
|“Collateral Consequences, Are We Better or Worse in 2014?”
Hon. Pam Alexander
|“Recasting Civic Policing: Beyond ‘Peelian’ Principles”
|12:00—1:00 pm||Lunch in Humphrey Atrium|
|1:00—2:15 pm||Session 3|
|“No One Defends the Status Quo”
|“The Persistence of Drug Prohibition”
|2:30—3:45 pm||Session 4|
|“Pretrial Detention and Supervision”
|“Forward to the Past — Judges and Pretrial Investigation”
|3:45—5:00 pm||Session 5|
|“Curtailing Coercion in Plea Bargaining”
|“Pretext of Justification: Race and Reasons in Police Stops”
|5:00 pm||Reception in Humphrey Atrium|