Qualified Immunity in Courts and in Practice: Where We Go from Here

2021 Symposium | March 25, 2021

Registration is free at this link.

The Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology is excited to invite you to our 2021 Symposium on qualified immunity. On the 150th anniversary of Section 1983, the Symposium will explore the doctrine of qualified immunity as it currently stands in lower courts and the Supreme Court, qualified immunity as it impacts the practices of state actors, and the future of the doctrine given the Court’s recent denials of certiorari in qualified immunity cases.

 

 

Thursday, March 25, 2021

12:30 – 1:00 PM | Welcome & Introductory Remarks from Crista Noël 

1:00 – 1:50 PM | Panel 1: Qualified Immunity in Practice with Andrea Armstrong, Teressa Ravenell, Riley Ross, and Seth Stoughton.  Moderator: Devi Rao

1:50 – 2:00 PM | Break

2:00 – 2:50 PM | Panel 2: Qualified Immunity in Courts with Aaron Nielson, Paul Stancil, Anya Bidwell, Patrick Jaicomo, and Bryan Lammon. Moderator: Chris Walker

2:50 – 3:00 PM | Closing Remarks 

This program has been approved for 1.5 general CLE credits in Illinois. To receive credit, please fill out the CLE request survey provided here by April 15, 2021. Late requests for CLE credit cannot be accommodated. This program is accredited only in Illinois. If you require credit in another state, please select the option on the survey to request an attendance certificate to use when self-applying for credit in other states.


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