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Stevenson speaks at Bryan Series

Bryan Stevenson, founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative, speaks at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex on February 21, 2017 in Greensboro, North Carolina. Stevenson discusses his work with incarcerated children, death row inmates, overturning wrongful convictions, and fighting racial injustice in the criminial justice system.

Abe Kenmore, Opinion Editor

February 23, 2017

Bryan Stevenson had never met a lawyer when he started law school. This turned out to be an advantage. Because he was unaware of the corporate culture in law school, Stevenson explained in his Bryan Series lecture, he was able to find his own path — one that lead him to fight for the wrongfully...

Bryan Stevenson to discuss policy, injustice

Bryan Stevenson, American lawyer, social justice activist and a clinical professor at New York University School of Law, will serve as
the next Bryan Series speaker this upcoming Tuesday, Feb. 21.

February 18, 2017

Not many Harvard-educated lawyers spend their careers defending poor clients on death row but that is exactly what Bryan Stevenson has done. On Feb. 21, Stevenson will give the second Bryan Series lecture of the year. “Personally, I’ve been looking most forward to this program,” said Ty Buckner,...