NLG Law Student Day Against the Death Penalty

March 1, 2007

Law student chapters across the country organize against the death penalty on March 1. You can find information from our national office here: Here are some events planned for the Bay Area:

University of San Francisco
Wednesday, Feb. 28

12:25-1:30, Kendrick Hall Room 100
Death Penalty debate between Elizabeth Zitrin (Amnesty International) and Kent Scheidegger (California Justice Legal Foundation); moderated by Dean Jeffrey Brand.

5-6:30 p.m., Kendrick Hall, Room TBA
Screening After Innocence, a Documentary about Barry Scheck's Innocence Project, which uses DNA technology to exonerate falsely accused prisoners, and the lives of people exonerated because of the Innocence Project.

New College
Thursday, March 1

1-2 p.m., 50 Fell Street, Room 310
Discussion and Q&A with panelists from Death Penalty Focus and the California Appellate Proejct.

Golden Gate University
Thursday, March 1

4:30-5:30 p.m., Room 3201 at GGU
Aundre Herron: attorney at the California Appellate Project, Member of the board of directors at Death Penalty Focus.
Sarah Chester: member of Critical Resistance, the National Lawyers Guild and current attorney at the California Appellate Project.