February 11, 2019

Juvenile Life Without Parole in North Carolina

Monday, February 11, 2019 • 12:30 PM • Duke Law School 3037

Professor Brandon Garrett will be joined by Ben Finholt of North Carolina Prisoner Legal Services and other local attorneys and lawmakers for a discussion about the status of juvenile life without parole in North Carolina. Sponsored by the Duke Criminal Law Society.

For more information, please contact Callie Thomas at

March 6, 2019

Ten Years After “A Path Forward”: Strengthening the Connection Between Forensics, Statistics, and Law

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 • 12:30 pm • Duke Law School • Room 3037

Lunch Keynote Presentation by Exoneree Keith Harward and Innocence Project Co-director Peter Neufeld

Sponsored by the Center for Statistics and Applications in Forensic Evidence (CSAFE) and the Innocence Project

This year marks the tenth Anniversary of the 2009 National Research Council report, A Path Forward: Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States. The lunch panel will discuss the role of forensic science in wrongful convictions and efforts to improve the statistical foundations of forensic evidence.

For any questions, please contact Brandon Garrett at