September 26 Tuesday

Domestic Violence and Battered-Woman Defense in China and the United States

  • Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 4:10PM - 5:30PM
  • Room 121
  • Open To The Public
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Description

LI Ying is a leading women’s rights advocate and public interest lawyer in China. She is at the forefront of representing victims of domestic violence who killed their abusers in China’s latest battered-woman defense cases.

Justice Denis Boyle of the Bronx Supreme Court, Criminal Term is a seasoned jurist specializing in felony cases involving domestic violence.

Join us for a fascinating conversation on the emergence of battered-woman defense in China, and a comparative look at its legal development in U.S. criminal trials.

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Paul Tsai China Center