A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment
New England Law Review’s Spring 2014 Symposium
Monday, March 24, 2014
Cherry Room, New England Law | Boston
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The New England Law Review’s 2014 Book Symposium, “A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment,” spotlighted the New York Times reviewed A Wild Justice: The Death and Resurrection of Capital Punishment in America by Professor Evan J. Mandery. A Wild Justice analyzes the implications of Furman v. Georgia and gives an in-depth, behind-the-scenes view of this historic moment in U.S. legal history.
The symposium featured commentary on the book by the author as well as feedback from a panel of prominent legal voices, including:
- Professor Carol S. Steiker, Harvard Law
- Hon. Michael Ponsor, Associate Justice, United States District Court
- Professor Phyllis Goldfarb, George Washington Law
- Professor Michael Meltsner, Northeastern Law
The Symposium took place on Monday, March 24th, at 4:30 p.m., at New England Law | Boston, located at 154 Stuart Street in Boston, in the Cherry Room.
Gallery From A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment | March 24, 2014
For more information on this symposium, please contact:
Sarah Lowdon, Business Managing Editor
Kristen Mullen, Symposium Editor