Cartoonists’ expressions of political ideas are threatened by violence, the state, and social media campaigns. Artists whose work is exhibited in “Windows on Death Row” will discuss their experiences and the need to defend the freedom of the press. David Schulz, a Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a leading First Amendment lawyer, will moderate. Reception to follow.
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Information Regarding New York CLE Credits
Columbia Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. Under New York State CLE regulations, this live non-transitional CLE Program will provide 1.5 credit hours that can be applied toward the Areas of Professional Practice requirement. CLE credit is awarded only to New York attorneys for full attendance of the Program in its entirety. Attorneys attending only part of a Program are not eligible for partial credit for it, although they are most welcome to attend it. Attendance is determined by an attorney's sign-in and sign-out, as shown in the Conference registers. On sign-out, attorneys should also submit their completed Evaluation Form, provided at the Conference. Please note the NYS Certificates of Attendance will be sent to the email address as it appears in the register unless otherwise noted there. Readings can be downloaded by clicking the "Attachments" link at the top of this posting.
- September 19, 6:30-8:30 p.m. "Windows on Death Row" Opening Event
- October 11, 12:10-1:10 p.m. "End of Its Rope: How Killing the Death Penalty Can Revive Criminal Justice"
- October 12, 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. “Wither the Death Penalty?”
- November 13, 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. The Exonerated