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Criminal Justice Section: Women In Criminal Justice Committee

Criminal Justice Section:
Women In Criminal Justice Committee


About Us



Explores issues of concern to women attorneys (defense, prosecution, etc.), judges, other allied to the criminal justice field, and the needs of women as victims, witnesses and defendants. Promotes networking and career opportunities for women.


Goals

1. Complete the set-up of the Mentoring Project by recruiting CJS members to serve as mentors and advertising the Project.

2. Conduct a ‘meet and greet’ at the Spring Meeting in Albuquerque to promote interest in the Mentoring Project.

3. Submit an article on the project for the newsletter.

4. Start working on issues dealing with incarcerated women and the disproportionate impact that jail has on their lives.


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    Leadership

    Co-Chairs:

    Howe-Gebers, Gwen
    Laroche, Carla
    Loranger, Eileen
    Weaver, Pauline

    Committee Roster  


    Programs, Meetings and Events

    Section Events

      Landmark White-Collar Crime Trials: Individual Prosecutions in Wake of Major Disasters

      09/26/2016-09/26/2016

      The event will be held on 09/26/2016. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are Center for Professional Development,Criminal Justice Section,Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .

      Fifth Annual London White Collar Crime Institute

      10/10/2016-10/11/2016

      The London White Collar Crime Institute is turning 5 in 2016. Come celebrate with us! Once again this one and a half day institute will be held at the Law Offices of Berwin Leighton Paisner on London Bridge and will feature topflight legal practitioners from across the globe tackling ...

      Key Issues in SEC Enforcement

      10/28/2016-10/28/2016

      The event will be held on 10/28/2016. The format is Web. The event sponsor(s) are Center for Professional Development,Criminal Justice Section. The event has 1.50 CLE Credits .


    Resources

    Modified by Kyo Suh on October 5, 2015

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