Constitutional Protections: State v. Individual Interests - Which Should Prevail?
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
04:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Criminal Law Society and the Criminal Law Brief will co-sponsor a symposium addressing hot-button issues in the field of criminal law. The panels will primarily focus on how to balance time-tested constitutional protections against the practical limitations of modern law enforcement. Leading authorities will discuss such issues as: mandatory minimum sentencing, drug law disparities, application of the death penalty, requirements for in-person testimony of law enforcement officials vs. offering affidavits, and immigration and human trafficking laws.
Presented by the Criminal Law Society & Criminal Law Brief
Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff & General Public – no charge
(registration is required)
For further information, please contact:
Office of Special Events & Continuing Legal Education
American University Washington College of Law
Phone: 202.274.4075; Fax: 202.274.4079; or firstname.lastname@example.org