Yale Law School Events

September 29, 2017

September 29 Friday

Blind Justice: How State Discovery Rules Disadvantage Criminal Defendants

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • Room 121

New York is one of 10 states where prosecutors can wait until just before trial to turn over witness names, statements, and other key evidence in discovery. These restrictive discovery rules (known as “blindfold laws”) put criminal defendants into a high-stakes dilemma: Plead guilty without seeing all the evidence, or risk a trial that could end in a prison sentence much longer than what they might get under a plea.

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September 29 Friday

The Opioid Crisis in Connecticut

  • 1:00PM to 6:00PM
  • Levinson Auditorium

Please join us for The Opioid Crisis in Connecticut, a conference featuring keynote speaker Chuck Rosenberg, Director of the Drug Enforcement Administration. A full agenda outlining the panels and speakers is listed below. Kindly RSVP by September 20 at http://law.yale.edu/opioidcrisisinct

This event is co-sponsored by Yale Law School and the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Connecticut.

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September 29 Friday

Yom Kippur

  • 6:00PM
  • YLS

Begins at sunset.

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