After Castile: A Forum on Race and Criminal Justice

A Minnesota State Bar Association event.

Date & Time:

Thursday, August 11, 2016
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Admission:

Free

Location:

University of St. Thomas School of Law
Room MSL 244

Note:

This event is a live webcast of a Minnesota State Bar Association event, as maximum capacity has been reached at the primary location. 1.5 Elimination of Bias credits have been applied for.

Please join the Minnesota State Bar Associaton for a moderated panel discussion about the legal issues and analysis related to racial equity and criminal justice. This is an opportunity for the legal community to come together during a difficult time to hear different perspectives about these important legal issues. At this remote location, University of St. Thomas School of Law Professor Hank Shea and 3M Community Justice Project Fellow Ngeri Nnachi-Azuewah will host a discussion following the panel.

Moderator: Judge Peter Reyes (Confirmed) 

Panelists:
Representative - Minneapolis Police Department (Invited)
Nekima Levy-Pounds, President, Minneapolis NAACP (Confirmed)
Kevin Lindsey, Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Human Rights (Confirmed)
Teresa Nelson, Legal Director, ACLU (Confirmed)

The Seminar Schedule:
3:30 - 5:00 Panel Discussion
5:00 - 6:00 Social

Co-Sponsors:
Hmong American Bar Associaiton
Minnesota American Indian Bar Association
Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association
Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers
Minnesota Black Women Lawyers Network
Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association
Minnesota Lavender Bar Association
Minnesota Mother Attorney Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
Minnesota Women Lawyers
North American Somali Bar Association

All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.