Duke Law | Wilsons 4 Justice

September 21, 2020

A celebration of the renaming of the Center for Science and Justice at Duke Law to honor a generous donation from alumnus and philanthropist Derek Wilson. Duke Law Dean Kerry Abrams introduces the event; Center Executive Director Thomas Maher speaks and Center Director Brandon Garrett moderates. The event features a keynote roundtable with renowned ProPublica and New York Times Magazine journalist Pamela Colloff, Texas parolee Joe Bryan and Duke Law rising 3L Sarah Champion, who worked on an amicus brief in Bryan's case.

Jaki Shelton Green (North Carolina Poet Laureate) closes the event with a poem.

Appearing: Will Crozier (Duke Law), Satana Deberry '94 (Durham District Attorney), Karima Modjadidi, Arvind Krishnamurthy (Duke University), Leah Kang (ACLU of North Carolina), Ryan Williams (Duke University), Maria Tackett (Duke University), Caroline Levinson (Duke University), Allison Robertson (Duke University), and Melissa Larson (NC Harm Reduction Coalition).

Sponsored by the Wilson Center for Science and Justice at Duke Law.