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The New England Law Review’s 2014 Book Symposium, “A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment"

Monday, March 24, 2014 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
New England Law | Boston - 154 Stuart Street, Boston, MA

 

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The New England Law Review’s 2014 Book Symposium, “A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment"

Date / time:
March 24th, at 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.,
New England Law | Boston, located at 154 Stuart Street in Boston, MA

ABOUT THE PROGRAM:

The New England Law Review’s 2014 Book Symposium: A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment.

This event spotlights the New York Times-reviewed A Wild Justice: The Death and Resurrection of Capital Punishment in America by Professor Evan J. Mandery.

A Wild Justice analyses the implications of Furman v. Georgia and gives an in-depth, behind-the-scenes view of this historic moment in U.S. legal history.

The symposium features commentary on the book by the author as well as feedback from a panel of prominent legal voices:
Professor Evan J. Mandery will discuss his acclaimed book A Wild Justice: The Death and Resurrection of Capital Punishment in America, which explains the implications of Furman v. Georgia and gives an in-depth, behind-the-scenes view of a historic moment in U.S. legal history.

FEATURED PANELISTS:
Judge Michael Ponsor, U.S. District Court
Professor Evan J. Mandery, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Professor Phyllis Goldfarb, George Washington Law School
Professor Michael Meltsner, Northeastern University School of Law
Professor Carol S. Steiker, Harvard Law School

The Symposium will take place on Monday, March 24th, at 4:30 p.m., at New England Law | Boston, located at 154 Stuart Street in Boston, in the Cherry Room.
More information is available at www.newenglrev.com.
RSVPs are not required.

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Contact:

Elizabeth Vincensi
evincensi@bostonbar.org

 

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