Race and the Criminal Justice System

Attorneys and legal experts talked about racial disparities in the charging and sentencing of minority defendants. Among the topics… read more

Attorneys and legal experts talked about racial disparities in the charging and sentencing of minority defendants. Among the topics they addressed were New York City’s “stop and frisk” policies, the shooting of Trayvon Martin, the “school to prison” pipeline for young black men, the war on drugs, and ways to improve the criminal justice system. close

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  • Arnwine, Barbara R. President and Executive Director Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
  • Boggs, Roderick Executive Director Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs
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Race and the Criminal Justice System

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Program ID:
314696-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 23, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 9, 2013

Airing Details

  • Aug 23, 2013 | 10:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 23, 2013 | 2:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 31, 2013 | 6:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 2013 | 10:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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