Death Penalty Clinic

Death Penalty Clinic seminar

 

Founded in 2001, the clinic seeks justice for individuals facing the death penalty by providing them with high-quality representation; offers students a rich opportunity for meaningful hands-on experience in high-stakes, complex litigation; and exposes problems endemic to the administration of capital punishment.

Governor signs bill stemming from the clinic’s eye-opening report showing racial discrimination is a persistent feature of jury selection in California.

Clinic and Dean Chemerinsky file amicus brief to help governor seek more protections against racial bias in jury proceedings.

 


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