Research has shown a link between cruelty towards animals and other violent crimes, namely domestic violence. Abusers may use a companion animal as a tool of their abuse and often times victims who stay in the homes of their abusers do so because they are concerned for the safety of their animals. We hope you will join us for a discussion on this topic, and lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Animal Legal Defense Fund, Duke's Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, Criminal Law Society, Coalition Against Gendered Violence, and DBA. For more information, please contact Leigh Markowitz at Leigh.Markowitz@duke.edu.
New Duke Law center will delve into science of criminal justice
The Center for Science and Justice, led by Professor Brandon Garrett, will apply legal and scientific research to reforming the criminal justice system.
The annual celebration of the Law School’s international students and scholars will be held Sept. 23 – 27.
Welcoming the LLM Class of 2020
Ninety-six accomplished attorneys from 39 countries began their LLM studies on Aug. 19