United Nations Committee Against Torture Project

The American University Washington College of Law UN Committee Against Torture Project (AUWCL UNCAT) held a panel featuring Chair of the United Nations Committee Against Torture (“the Committee”), Dean Claudio Grossman, along with AUWCL UNCAT Project Coordinator, Jennifer de Laurentiis;…

Unconvicted: Serving Time Without a Conviction

On November 17, 2015 Paul Prestia, NYC Civil Rights & Criminal Defense Attorney and the Journal on Gender, Social Policy & the Law presented a discussion on Kalief Browder and the broken American criminal justice system facilitated by Cynthia Jones, Law Professor at American…

Promoting the Human Right to Food

On November 18, 2015 the American Bar Association (ABA) Section on Civil Rights and Social Justice hosted a teleconference on the human right to food featuring Robin Runge, Associate Professorial Lecturer in Law at The George Washington University Law School; Jeremy Rosen, Executive Director, American…