Date: Thursday, April 02, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: B'nai Israel Congregation
Address: 6301 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852
American society has recently experienced a frightening spike in crimes against members of particular religious, racial, and other groups. What are the defining characteristics of hate crimes? Are there any constraints in hate crimes legislation or enforcement based on the free speech clause of the First Amendment? What criminal justice responses can most effectively address such crimes, taking what factors into account? The JTS Segal Memorial Lecture in Law and Ethics features Zachary W. Carter, former Corporation Counsel of the City of New York and former United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York.
Organized by: Rabbi Mitchell H. Berkowitz
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