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2014 Justice Summit: The Jury is Out

April 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

| Free

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Read the full press release here.

Panels

  • Beyond Woody Allen: Can We Trust Our Memories?
  • Children of Incarcerated Parents
  • Death of the Jury Trial

Schedule

9:00 a.m. Registration

9:30 a.m. Introductory remarks

9:45 a.m. Keynote Speaker: Gloria Killian, wrongfully convicted of murder, freed after 17 years in prison, executive director of the Action Committee for Women in Prison.

10:15 a.m. Panel I: Beyond Woody Allen: Can We Trust Our Memories?

Moderator: Sangeeta Sinha, deputy public defender, San Francisco

Panelists

  • Jim Hammer, attorney, legal analyst, former San Francisco prosecutor
  • Douglas Horngrad, defense attorney.
  • Joey Piscitelli, north California director for Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP)
  • Dr. Melina Uncapher, neuroscientist and memory expert, MacArthur Scholar, Stanford University

11:15 a.m. Panel II: Children of Incarcerated Parents

Moderator: Nicole Harris, reentry social worker, Children of Incarcerated Parents Program

Panelists

  • Kathy Boudin, director,Criminal Justice Initiative: Supporting Children, Families and Communities, Columbia University School of Social Work
  • Chesa Boudin, author, attorney and child of incarcerated parents
  • Ameerah Tubby, youth advocate, Project WHAT!
  • Daisy Wagaman (Bram), family advocate, mother of three, jailed following cannabis raid

12:30 p.m. Lunch Provided

1:30 p.m. Panel III: The Death of the Jury Trial

Moderator: Jeff Adachi, San Francisco Public Defender

Panelists

  • George Fisher, professor of law and faculty co-director, Criminal Prosecution Clinic, Stanford University, author of Plea Bargaining’s Triumph; A History of Plea Bargaining in America
  • Quentin Kopp, retired judge, former San Francisco supervisor and California state senator
  • Brendon Woods, Alameda County public defender
  • Niki Solis, deputy public defender, San Francisco

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Registration

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Details

Date:
April 23
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

San Francisco Public Defender’s Office
Phone:
1-415-553-1671
Website:
http://sfpublicdefender.org

Venue

San Francisco Main Library – Koret Auditorium
30 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA United States
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Website:
http://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=0300000101