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Democracy and Race

Co-founders of the Stanford Center for Racial Justice, Professor Richard Banks and Diane Chin, on the need to address racial inequality for our democracy to work.

Dark History of First Impeachment

Professor Gregory Ablavsky discusses the first impeachment in the U.S.—that of Senator William Blount of Tennessee in 1790—and the "dark history" of Indigenous dispossession that followed his acquittal.

SLR President First

Daniel Khalessi, JD '22 (BA '13, MS '14), was elected Stanford Law Review president—the first Iranian-American and Muslim to lead the publication. Here, he discusses his priorities.

Teachers and COVID-19

Alumna Laura Juran, chief counsel at the California Teachers Association, discusses the challenges facing schools and teachers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Diversity in the Legal Profession

The Center for the Legal Profession co-hosted an event (video here) with the BLSA, Women of Stanford Law, and the Stanford Center for Racial Justice that focused on how to address the scope of racial and gender inequality in the legal profession.
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Notice Regarding Events

SLS has cancelled or postponed on-campus events for the winter. Registered attendees for canceled events have/will receive emails with details. Please check the SLS Calendar for the current list of scheduled events.

March 3: Native Americans in Politics: The 2020 Election and the Biden Administration
March 3: Legal Tech and the Future of Civil Justice
March 5: Sustainable Economies and the Law Panel
March 9: Ethics and Governance for Digital Disease Surveillance
April 8: CodeX FutureLaw 2021
April 12: A Pattern of Violence: How the Law Classifies Crime and What It Means for Justice

Access full event calendar here.

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