Constitutionally Speaking: Crime and the Constitution Public Symposium

Constitutionally Speaking and the University of New Hampshire School of Law are pleased to present a free public symposium on Crime and the Constitution on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the University of New Hampshire School of Law in Concord.

The event will feature two panels, followed by breakout discussions over lunch, which will be provided free of charge to all registrants. The first panel will address Constitutional Issues in Sexual Assault Cases; the second will address Race, Crime and the Constitution. Participants in this symposium, which is created for and geared to the general public, will hear from experts including:

  • Albert “Buzz” Scherr, Professor of Law, University of New Hampshire School of Law

  • Avalana Eisenberg, Assistant Professor of Law, Florida State University College of Law  

  • Behzad Mirhashem, Assistant Professor of Law & Director, UNH Law Criminal Practice Clinic, University of New Hampshire School of Law 

  • Jane Young, Associate New Hampshire Attorney General  

  • Tracey Maclin, Professor of Law & Joseph Lipsitt Research Scholar, Boston University School of Law

  • David Mara, Interim Chief of Police, Portsmouth, New Hampshire & Retired Chief of Police, Manchester, New Hampshire

  • Ronald Sullivan, Clinical Professor of Law & Director, Criminal Justice Institute, Harvard Law School

The panels will be moderated by Leah Plunkett, Associate Professor of Legal Skills and Director of Academic Success, University of New Hampshire School of Law. Space is limited, so register today by clicking here.