TANNER LECTURES ON HUMAN VALUES | FEB 08 7PM
BARRY SCHECK | Attorney, Co-Founder of The Innocence Project
February 08, 2016 7 PM
S.J. Quinney Moot Courtroom, College of Law
University of Utah (map)
Barry Scheck is an attorney, DNA expert, and co-founder of The Innocence Project. He is known for landmark litigation that set the standards for using DNA evidence in courts. He has spearheaded a nationwide movement to re-examine the fairness and efficacy of our criminal justice system. A Commissioner for the New York State Forensic Science Review Board and Professor at the Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University, Scheck is considered one of the 100 most influential lawyers in America. He also will meet with students and faculty from the S. J. Quinney College of Law.