The Center for Civil and Human Rights is proud to announce its Rita Bahr Cari Memorial Fund Scholars for 2016-17. The recipients are human rights lawyers enrolled in the Center’s LL.M. Program in International Human Rights.
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Four members of the LL.M. Program emerged as winners of the Americas regionals of the Price Media Law Moot Court Competition.
Jessica Brock, LL.M. '11, is a South Bend-based Indiana Legal Services attorney dedicated to The Legal Assistance for Victimized Adults project.
Felix Agbor Nkongho, ’06 LL.M., has been charged with treason, terrorism, and other capital offenses by a military court in Cameroon after recently leading a series of protests in English-speaking regions of the country.
Five students from the LL.M. Program in International Human Rights took part in the Intensive Trial Advocacy program at NDLS this Spring.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Paul Lewis will discuss the bitter political environment he faced during his tenure, and the logistical, legal, and ideological challenges that face us as we contemplate an expanded Guantanamo Bay.
Monday, February 27, 2017
Student-sponsored panel discussion on recent developments around immigration.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Alan Mills, Executive Director of Uptown People’s Law Center, will discuss prisoners' rights.
Msgr. Héctor Fabio Henao will elaborate on the crucial role of the Catholic Church in rebuilding a post-conflict Colombia.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
A reading and discussion with Daniel karpowitz, author of College in Prison: Reading in an Age of Mass Incarceration.