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HUMAN VALUES & THE INNOCENCE PROJECT
by BARRY SCHECK | Attorney, Co-Founder of The Innocence Project

February 08, 2017  7 PM
S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom (Floor 6)
University of Utah (map)

Open to the public | Seating is limited

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.

For more information on previous Tanner Lectures at the University of Utah, please click here.

ABOUT THE TANNER LECTURES ON HUMAN VALUES | Est. 1978
The Tanner Lectures on Human Values initiates educational and scientific discussions relating to human values. Distinct Tanner Lectures are delivered annually at Oxford University, Cambridge University, Harvard University, Princeton University, Stanford University, University of California - Berkeley, University of Michigan, University of Utah, Yale University, and other educational facilities around the world. Since 2006, we have hosted Isabel Allende, Spike Lee, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Margaret Atwood, and Siddhartha Mukherjee, among others.

Tanner Lectures on Human Values Official Website: click here. For more information, please contact Beth Tracy at beth.tracy@utah.edu.

Last Updated: 1/10/17