Law and Justice

Race relations and criminal justice in the new year

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January 19, 2021

Paul Butler, Kevin K. Gaines

Following a year of intense activism sparked by the Black Lives Matter movement, this moderated conversation will discuss the future of race relations and criminal justice reform in America under the incoming Biden administration. Featured speakers include Kevin Gaines, the Julian Bond Professor of Civil Rights and Social Justice at the University of Virginia and a Miller Center senior fellow, and Paul Butler, the Albert Brick Professor in Law at Georgetown University Law Center and a legal analyst on MSNBC.