Defenders

Panel: "Reproductive Justice and Incarceration"

Reproductive justice and incarceration are often regarded as entirely separate issues, but women in prison face significant restricts on their reproductive freedom and bodily integrity. Join Defenders and LSRJ for a discussion of the intersection of these in important topics with attorneys and community members from Chicago Legal Advocacy for Incarcerated Mothers (CLAIM).

Student organization presenters: 
Defenders
Student organization presenters: 
Law Students for Reproductive Justice

The Homestretch Film Screening

Date: 
04.14.2015
Location: 
Law School Auditorium
Contact info (email or phone): 

For more information, please visit: www.injusticeforallff.com

As part of the (In)Justice For All International Film Festival, The Criminal and Juvenile Justice Clinic Presents...

THE HOMESTRETCH

Panel: "Ferguson and Beyond: Criminal Procedure and Police Killings"

This panel was moderated by Professor Siegler and included Deputy Dean Ginsburg and Professors Huq, McAdams, and Randolph Stone.

The event took place on February 4, 2015. It was presented by BLSA in partnership with the Law School and cosponsored by ACS, APALSA, Criminal Law Society, Defenders, Human Rights Law Society, LLSA, LSRJ, LWC, PILS, and SALSA.

Participating faculty: 
Alison Siegler
Participating faculty: 
Tom Ginsburg
Participating faculty: 
Aziz Huq
Participating faculty: 
Richard H. McAdams
Participating faculty: 
Randolph N. Stone
Student organization presenters: 
American Constitution Society
Student organization presenters: 
Asian Pacific American Law Students Association
Student organization presenters: 
Black Law Students Association
Student organization presenters: 
Criminal Law Society
Student organization presenters: 
Defenders
Student organization presenters: 
Human Rights Law Society
Student organization presenters: 
Law Women's Caucus
Student organization presenters: 
Latino/a Law Students Association
Student organization presenters: 
Law Students for Reproductive Justice
Student organization presenters: 
Public Interest Law Society
Student organization presenters: 
South Asian Law Students Association

Jennifer Levi on Gender Self-Determination & Incarceration for Transgender Criminal Defendants

Date: 
04.04.2014
Location: 
Room II

Jennifer Levi is a graduate of the Law School. Levi is both a celebrated LGBT civil rights liitgator at GLAD and professor of law at Western New England School of Law. Levi litigated the first state court case that won same-sex marriage in Massachussetts and went on to win victories on behalf of transgender criminal defendants.

Outlaw, Law School Democrats, ACLU, ACS, Defenders, & Criminal Law Society present Scott Schoettes on HIV Criminalization

Date: 
04.01.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

ingelhart@uchicago.edu

Scott Schoettes, Senior Staff Attorney & HIV Project Director, of Lambda Legal will present on the topic of HIV criminalization. Mr.

Roger Clegg and Jeff Manza, "A Debate on Felon Voting Rights"

Roger Clegg is President and General Counsel of the Center for Equal Opportunity. He focuses on legal issues arising from civil rights laws--including the regulatory impact on business and the problems in higher education created by affirmative action.


58:42 minutes (53.75 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Black Law Students Association
Student organization presenters: 
Defenders
Student organization presenters: 
Federalist Society
Syndicate content