The Color of Justice: Litigating Race in the Criminal Legal System

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When: Monday, November 18 and Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Where: The Ohio State University Fawcett Center
2400 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43210
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You are invited to attend the seminar The Color of Justice: Litigating Race in the Criminal Legal System scheduled for November 18-19, 2019 (Monday & Tuesday). The seminar will be held at the Fawcett Center, 2400 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210.

Monday, November 18th

Keynote Presentation

Brooke Burns, Office of the Ohio Public Defender
 

The Power of Personal Narrative: The Role of Compelling Storytelling in Criminal Defense

David Singleton, Ohio Justice and Policy Center
 

Movement Lawyering (Panel)

Amna Akbar, Moritz College of Law 
Kimberly P. Jordan, Moritz College of Law
Nikki Trautman Baszynski, The Justice Collaborative 
Moderated by Charlyn Bohland, Office of the Ohio Public Defender
 

Implicit Bias: Aligning Intentions and Outcomes

Race and the Fourth Amendment

Kristin Henning, Georgetown University Law Center
 

Challenging Mass Incarceration, Racial Injustice; Race and Sentencing Disparities Panel

Nazgol Ghandnoosh, The Sentencing Project 
Becky Guzman, Franklin County Public Defender 
Brandon E. Shroy, Law Office of Brandon E. Shroy 
Moderated by Patrick Clark, Office of the Ohio Public Defender
 

 

Tuesday, November 19th

Batson v. Kentucky and Voir Dire

Patrick Clark, Office of the Ohio Public Defender
 

Practicing Cultural Humility

Lea Pagels, Office of the Ohio Public Defender
Kyle Strickland, Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race & Ethnicity
 

Crimmigration 101

Carly Edelstein, Office of the Ohio Public Defender
 

Cross-Racial Identification

Ilona Coleman, The Bronx Defenders
 

Advocating Race on Appeal: Written and Oral Advocacy

Brooke Burns, Office of the Ohio Public Defender