April 15, 2019

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm , Eastern Time

Prisoners of Politics: Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarceration


Rutger's Law ACS chapter invites you to a special presentation: Rutgers Law Professor Taja-Nia Henderson in conversation with NYU Law Professor Rachel E. Barkow, Author of "Prisoners of Politics: Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarceration." 

America's criminal justice policy reflects irrational fears stoked by politicians seeking to win election. A preeminent legal scholar argues that reform guided by evidence, not politics and emotions, will reduce crime and reverse mass incarceration. 

Date: April 15, 2019

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

To RSVP please email: acs.ru.newark@gmail.com

A reception and book sale will follow in the 3rd Floor Atrium!