University Forum - Race and Self-Defense Law: Beyond T.Martin and M.Brown

When

Apr. 30, 2015, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Office/Remote Location

Auditorium

Description

The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum Lecture Series presents "Race and Self-Defense Law: Beyond Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown," Addie Rolnick, professor, Boyd School of Law, UNLV.

A professor of criminal law and critical race theory, discusses self-defense, “reasonable” fear, Stand Your Ground laws, and police shootings to show how race impacts nearly every case of stranger-self-defense.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

College of Liberal Arts
Phyllis Thompson

External Sponsor

College of Liberal Arts Dean's Office