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October 25, 2016

Policing As If All Lives Mattered

5:30 p.m.  -  7:30 p.m.
Location: SLLH C5

Influential Voices at Seattle University School of Law
Seattle University School of Law
is proud to present
Mario Barnes
Mario Barnes
Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development
and Co-Director of the Center on Law, Equality and Race 
at the University of California, Irvine School of Law
Policing As If "All Lives Mattered":
Critical and Empirical Approaches to Disrupting the
'Common Sense' of Racialized Police Violence
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Room C5, Sullivan Hall, 5:30 p.m.
Reception to follow.
About Our Speaker
Mario L. Barnes is the Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development and Professor of Law at UC Irvine, with a joint appointment (by courtesy) in Criminology, Law & Society. He is also a Faculty Affiliate in the UCI Center in Law, Society & Culture and the Co-Director of the UCI Center on Law, Equality and Race (CLEaR). Professor Barnes studies the legal and social implications of race in the areas of employment, education, criminal and national security law. He is a twelve-year veteran of the U.S. Navy. Prior to receiving his honorable discharge in 2002, he served as a prosecutor, defense counsel, Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, and Deputy Admiralty Counsel in the Office of the Judge Advocate General. He received his B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1990 and his J.D. in 1995 from the UC Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law. He also received an LL.M. in 2004 from the University of Wisconsin Law School, where he served as a William H. Hastie Fellow from 2002-2004.

Seattle U Law Professor Christian Halliburton and Professor Angelique Davis from Seattle U’s College of Arts and Sciences will provide commentary.

Co-sponsored by the Seattle University 
Center for the Study of Justice in Society