The 26th Annual Walter C. Reckless-Simon Dinitz Memorial Lecture
Date: Friday, April 17, 2015
Location: The Barrister Club, 25 West 11th Avenue
Host: Criminal Justice Research Center (CJRC)
The 26th Annual Walter C. Reckless-Simon Dinitz Memorial Lecture features Dr. Samuel R. Gross for a presentation on "What We Think, What We Know and What We Think We Know about False Criminal Convictions." Doors open 3:30 p.m. Lecture 4:00 p.m. Reception to follow.
Samuel Gross is the Thomas and Mabel Long Professor of Law at the University of Michigan. He is co-founder and editor of The National Registry of Exonerations, a joint project of the University of Michigan Law School and the Center on Wrongful Convictions at the Northwestern University School of Law, which maintains a detailed online database of all known exonerations in the United States since 1989.
The event is free and open to all. Please RSVP Friday, April 10, 2015