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Exploring Legal, Medical, and Educational Rights

February 22, 2014, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.UC Irvine School of Law

Prisoner behind barsSYMPOSIUM FEATURES

  • Four panels of renowned scholars, lawyers and advocates
  • Real-life accounts from ex-prisoners
  • Interactive discussions to promote action and solutions
  • Lunch and refreshments provided


Elizabeth Alexander, Law Offices of Elizabeth AlexanderJames Austin, JFA InstituteSheila Bedi, Northwestern Law SchoolSteven Bell, Western State College of LawJohn Boston, Prisoners’ Rights Project of the Legal Aid SocietyErwin Chemerinsky, UC Irvine School of LawBenjamin Conway, Public CounselJohn Dannenberg, Spectrum Systems SFLisa Daugaard, Deputy Public Defender, King County, WashingtonSharon Dolovich, UCLA School of LawPeter Eliasberg, ACLU of Southern CaliforniaCraig Haney, UC Santa CruzCarrie Hempel, UC Irvine School of LawGloria Killian, Action Committee for Women in PrisonHailly T.N. Korman, Center for Educational Excellence in Alternative SettingsPriscilla Ocen, Loyola Law School, Los AngelesKeramet Reiter, University of California, IrvineJudge Gretchen Rohr, Superior Court of the District of ColumbiaMargo Schlanger, University of Michigan Law SchoolDonald Specter, Prison Law OfficeDonna Strugar-Fritsch, Health Management AssociatesMelanie Velez, Southern Center for Human Rights


  • Admission to this symposium is free, but please register online to ensure a seat.
  • Parking is provided if you register one week before the event.
  • CLE credit is available.
  • Register for the event »
    (Please note that registration closes 48 hours before the event.)

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