Race, Law and Gender

Date:

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Speaker(s):

Prof. Gloria J. Brown-Marshall, Law and Policy Group, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Location:

NYCLA
14 Vesey Street
New York, NY 10007
United States

Fee:

member $35 nonmember $55

Time:

6-8:05 pm

CLE Credits:

2.5 hrs

Topics:

 

On Wednesday, March 7, join Gloria J. Browne-Marshall, author of Race, Law and American Society, as she explores the effect that the United States’ laws and policies have had on women and people of color. This discussion is even more relevant today in light of the effects that the economic downturn has had on the progress of women and people of color in our society.

The event is located at the New York County Lawyers’ Association at 14 Vesey Street in lower Manhattan. It begins at 6:00 p.m. and ends at 8:05 p.m.

Gloria J. Browne-Marshall is an associate professor of Constitutional Law at John Jay College of Criminal Justice who litigated civil rights and public law cases for the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., Community Legal Services, and Southern Poverty Law Center prior to academe. She is the recipient of the 2009 Ida B. Wells-Barnett Justice Award. She is also the author of The Constitution: Major Cases and Conflicts and The U.S. Constitution: An African-American Context. Ms. Browne-Marshall is the director and founder of the Law and Policy Group, Inc., a not-for-profit think-tank for the community, and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.

To make a reservation for this program visit www.nycla.org.

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