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Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice

Events

Upcoming Events

May 5th, 2016

May 12th, 2016

  • Thursday, May 12, 2016
    All Day Quattrone Center Symposium: Technology in Criminal Justice Reform

    As the eyes of the nation increasingly focus on improving the criminal justice system increases, the possibilities and risks of emerging technologies are affecting all aspects of the administration of justice.  Join the Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice at Penn Law as we host an interdisciplinary group of nationally recognized thought leaders in criminal justice, computer technology, and law on May 12-13 to discuss such questions as:

    • How is technology is changing the administration of justice? 
    • What are areas of excitement and concern? 
    • What can criminal justice learn from other systems about deploying technology in ways that will improve our ability to prevent errors?
    Golkin 100, Michael A. Fitts Auditorium

May 13th, 2016

  • Friday, May 13, 2016
    All Day Quattrone Center Symposium: Technology in Criminal Justice Reform

    As the eyes of the nation increasingly focus on improving the criminal justice system increases, the possibilities and risks of emerging technologies are affecting all aspects of the administration of justice.  Join the Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice at Penn Law as we host an interdisciplinary group of nationally recognized thought leaders in criminal justice, computer technology, and law on May 12-13 to discuss such questions as:

    • How is technology is changing the administration of justice? 
    • What are areas of excitement and concern? 
    • What can criminal justice learn from other systems about deploying technology in ways that will improve our ability to prevent errors?
    Golkin 100, Michael A. Fitts Auditorium

Recent Events

April 28th, 2016

April 20th, 2016

  • Wednesday, April 20, 2016
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Quattrone Center Lunch Talk: Improving the Process for Commutations in PA

    The Quattrone Center will be hosting a lunch discussion with Kathleen Brown, Practice Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania, who will discuss her work on improving the process for commutations in Pennsylvania. Thurmond Berry, one of the first people to be released because of her work, will join Professor Brown.

    A cooperative effort between the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections and Penn Faculty and Students assists candidates for commutation through the Board of Pardons process.  Penn students assist inmates with clemency applications and plans for assistance post release.  

    Lunch from Stephen Starr will be served and this is open to the Penn Community and invited guests. Please RSVP.

    Silverman 147

April 18th, 2016

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    Monday, April 18, 2016
    4:30 PM - 6:30 PM The Real Practice of Criminal Law

    The Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice invites students to a panel discussion on The Real Practice of Criminal Law featuring:

    Keir Bradford-Grey Chief Defender, Defender Association of Philadelphia

    The Hon. Risa Vetri Ferman, Judge, Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas, former District Attorney, Montgomery County (PA)

    The Hon. Benjamin Lerner, Dept. Managing Director, Criminal Justice, Philadelphia; former Senior Judge, Philadelphia Court Of Common Pleas

    Co-sponsored with TPIC. Refreshments will be served. Registration requested.

    Silverman 245A, Bernard Segal Moot Court Room