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BJCL Spring 2021 Symposium: Why History Tells Us It’s Past Time to Defund the Police (and End Congregate Imprisonment)
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 @ 12:50 pm - 2:00 pmFree
Join the Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law for the first talk in the journal’s three part symposium focused on reimagining the criminal legal system. Berkeley Law Professor Jonathan Simon will speak about the reasons for defunding the police and ending congregate imprisonment, alternatives to those current systems, and how interpersonal violence specifically can be effectively addressed without today’s police and prisons.
Events are wheelchair accessible. For disability-related accommodations, contact the organizer of the event. Advance notice is kindly requested.
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