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A discussion of atrocity speech law with Boalt alum visiting professor Gregory Gordon
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
Please join Gregory Gordon, author of Atrocity Speech Law: Foundation, Fragmentation, Fruition (featured recently in Berkeley Transcript) for a brown bag lunch talk and discussion of his book next Tuesday. Gordon is an Associate Professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Faculty of Law and a Boalt Alumnus. Prior to joining CUHK he was a tenured faculty member at the University of North Dakota (UND) School of Law and Director of the UND Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies. Gordon also worked with the Office of the Prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, where he served as Legal Officer and Deputy Team Leader for the landmark “media” cases, the first international post-Nuremberg prosecutions of radio and print media executives for incitement to genocide, for which he garnered a commendation from Attorney General Janet Reno for “Service to the United States and International Justice.”
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