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Rethinking Grand Juries: A Tale of Two Systems in Officer-Involved Shootings
Join a free exploration of the grand jury process in America.
Join the University of Akron School of Law for a free discussion led by Associate Dean Michael Gentithes of the grand jury process in America. The event will highlight on how that process often differs in cases of officer-involved shootings.
This event is part of The University of Akron’s Rethinking Race event series, a two-week forum of events focused on facilitating “courageous conversations designed to promote inclusive excellence” regarding race and race-related issues. Thank you to our sponsors the County of Summit ADM Board, Mercury Plastics, Goodyear, FirstEnergy Foundation, FedEx Custom Critical, Alpha Phi Alpha Foundation of Akron, Ilene Shapiro’s Summit County Department of Job and Family Services, the Akron Community Foundation, the City of Akron, Philip and Paulette Thompson, and Dr. Sheldon Wrice.
Free event. Please RSVP online.
150 University Ave, Room 180, Akron, OH 44325