Yearly Archives: 2015

March Grand Rounds: JuriLytics Workshop

JuriLytics: Bringing Scientific Peer Review to Expert Testimony David L. Faigman  [spacer] [spacer] *Note: The Location of this event has been changed. It will now be held in Classroom A - UC Hastings, 198 McAllister St  [spacer] Under virtually all rules of admissibility for expert testimony, judges want to know either or both of two…
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Grand Rounds with Glenn Cohen

  Are All Abortions Equal? Should There Be Exceptions to the Criminalization of Abortion for Rape and Incest? [spacer] Glenn Cohen, Professor of Law, Faculty Director, Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law and Policy, Biotechnology & Bioethics of Harvard Law School [spacer] Prof. Cohen is one of the world's leading experts on the intersection of bioethics…
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February Grand Rounds: Researching and Reforming the Insanity Defense

Researching and Reforming the Insanity Defense [spacer] Ronnie Mackay, Professor of Criminal Policy and Mental Health Leicester De Montfort Law School, Leicester, England, UK       The scope and application of the insanity defense continues to pose problems in English law. This talk will explore these problems together with an analysis of the speaker's empirical…
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