Law Review Symposium 2018

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
and the Loyola Law Review present

Protecting the Innocent: Louisiana's Reform of Eyewitness Identification

November 9, 2018
College of Law, Room 308
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Loyola Law Review is proud to announce its annual Symposium. This year, the focus will be on Louisiana’s new law requiring “best practices” in eyewitness identification procedures.

Speakers include Malcolm Alexander and Glenn Davis, who were wrongfully incarcerated on the basis of flawed eyewitness testimony, Dr. Jennifer Dysart, an expert in the science behind witness identification, Jennifer Thompson, co-author of Picking Cotton: Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption, and several of the advocates, legislators, and law enforcement officials who helped to advance the new legislation in Louisiana.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided. The event is a registered skills course and qualifies for 4.0 Hours CLE credit.

Free and open to the public

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