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The University of Michigan Law School

         The University of Michigan Law School

 Commemorating the anniversary of In re Gault


Date: 03/29/2017
Time: 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM
Contact: Rickard,Jenny

Location: Hutchins Hall 132

Description: On the 50th anniversary of In re Gault, join distinguished speakers Barry Feld and Sandra Simpkins to examine the past, present and future of due process and other constitutional protections for juveniles. Barry Feld is the Centennial Professor of Law at the University of Minnesota Law School and author of numerous book on juvenile justice including, most recently, The Evolution of the Juvenile Court: Race, Politics and the Criminalization of Juvenile Justice. Sandra Simpkins is a Distinguished Clinical Professor of Law at Rutgers Law School and, among other professional activities, is the Due Process Monitor for the settlement agreement between the Department of Justice and the Juvenile court of Shelby County, Tennessee. Sponsored by the Juvenile Justice Clinic.

Immediately followed by a reception the Aikens Commons.

This event is free and open to the public.