CT Sentencing Commission symposium: Racial, Ethnic and Socioeconomic Disparities in the Criminal Justice System

When:

Friday, January 17, 2020 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Where:

Reading Room

Reading Room
William F. Starr Hall
45 Elizabeth St.
Hartford, CT 06105-2290

Audience:

This event welcomes Public defenders, social workers, judges, UConn Law school students, faculty and staff.

Description:

The Connecticut Sentencing Commission will host its annual symposium on January 17, 2020 at the University of Connecticut School of Law. The theme for this year's symposium is “Toward Equal Justice Under Law: Racial, Ethnic, & Socioeconomic Disparities in the Criminal Justice System.” Distinguished speakers will present research and analysis of disparities in criminal justice, and share suggestions for achieving a more equitable and fair system. This year's program will include talks by Marc Mauer of the Sentencing Project and Attorney Ben Crump of Ben Crump Law.

Contact:

Alex Tsarkov, Executive Director, Connecticut Sentencing Commission

 

If you require reasonable accommodations for a disability, please contact the Law School at 860-570-5130 or via email at law.access@uconn.edu at least two weeks in advance.