Securing Basic Economic and Social Rights by Challenging the Criminalization of Poverty, Identity and Status

Date 

Add to My Calendar Friday, April 12, 2019 9:00am

Location 

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
4 Times Square
New York, NY 10036

Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute, the Center for Constitutional Rights, the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty, Northeastern Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy, NYU School of Law Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, the U.S. Human Rights Network present: Securing Basic Economic and Social Rights by Challenging the Criminalization of Poverty, Identity and Status, on April 12th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m..

This CLE Symposium will explore how domestic lawyers and other advocates are leveraging human rights principles and mechanisms to respond to the systemic use of criminalization as a mean to exacerbate poverty and inequality within the United States, and what more might be done to build on these efforts.

Last modified 

February 13, 2019