Stanford Criminal Justice Center (SCJC)

Supporting Trans People in Prisons and Jails

@ SLS: Room 180 Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA

Join the Stanford Prisoner Advocacy and Resources Coalition, Outlaw, the Stanford Criminal Justice Center and Women of Color Collective for a discussion about issues facing trans people in prisons and […]

Are Prosecutors the Key to Criminal Justice Reform?

@ SLS: Room 180 Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA

12:45 pm - 2:00 pm | Lunch & Discussion Stanford Law School - Room 180 Avoid lines at the parking machines with the Parkmobile app This event is free and open to the public – registration required Lunch will be served RegisTER NOW Professor David Sklansky will moderate a discussion with Emily Bazelon, staff writer […]

Investigating Justice: A Conversation about Jail Oversight

@ SLS: Room 280A Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA

      This event is being co-sponsored with ProPublica and will feature a panel discussion with San Francisco Sheriff Vicki Hennessey, California State Senator Nancy Skinner (invited), Jose Valle from Silicon Valley DeBug, and Reporters Jason Phol of the Sacramento Bee and Ryan Gabrielson of ProPublica.

Progressive Prosecutors

@ SLS: Room 185 Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA

Come here what progressive prosecutors around the country are doing to increase justice and fairness in the criminal justice system. Stanford Law School students who interned in progressive prosecutors' offices this past summer will discuss their experiences.

Rock Center Student Lunch Series: A Conversation with James Comey

@ SLS: Room 290 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA

Please join us for a conversation with James Comey, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)  from 2013 until May 2017. Before joining the FBI, he was general counsel at Bridgewater Associates, a Connecticut-based investment fund, and general counsel and senior vice president at defense contractor Lockheed Martin. Mr. Comey began his career in […]

Defending While Black: Leading Reformers in Indigent Defense

@ SLS: Room 190 Crown Quadrangle 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA

Join us for a conversation with three of our country's most well-respected chief public defenders: Derwyn Bunton (Orleans Public Defenders), Martesha Johnson (Nashville Defenders) and Brendon Woods (Alameda County Public Defender). Professor Ron Tyler will serve as moderator.

Felon: Poems

@ Stanford: Humanities Center 424 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford, CA

Sponsored by Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, Center for Human Rights and International Justice, Stanford Law School Criminal Justice Center, Humanities Center, Program in Ethics in Society, Stanford Arts Institute Reginald Dwayne Betts transformed himself from a sixteen-year old kid sentenced to nine-years in prison to a critically acclaimed writer and graduate […]