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February 15, 2008

Off to Penn to talk about the Eighth Amendment

As highlighed in this official annoucnement, I am scheduled to speak this afternoon at the start of a very interesting symposium at University of Pennsylvania Law School.  The symposium is titled "Cruel and Unusual Punishment: Litigating Under the Eighth Amendment," and I hope that I will be able to talk more about this event in a series of posts over the next two days.  To start, however, check out this great line-up of participants:

PM UPDATE:  I have been treated so very well by all the Penn folks, and I got lots of insights from my co-panelists (Profs. Frase and Lee) this afternoon. 

February 15, 2008 at 08:56 AM | Permalink


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The death penalty panel is Bright, Denno, and the Steikers. Balance? We don't need no stinking balance!

Posted by: Kent Scheidegger | Feb 15, 2008 12:50:12 PM

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