Human Rights Workshop: Catalina Pérez Correa, “Modern Criminal Law and Gender Inequality”

Event time: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 12:10pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Sterling Law Buildings (SLB) See map
127 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Catalina Pérez Correa is a Professor at the Center for Research and Teaching of Economics (CIDE) in Mexico for the past 6 years. She received her LLM and JSD from the Stanford University Law School.

Her research focuses on the study of legal procedures and practices from a sociological and anthropological perspectives, specializing in the functioning of the criminal justice system. She has conducted several surveys in Mexican prisons, to study prison conditions, due process rights, inmates and their families and prison guards. She also studies gender in the criminal justice system and drug policy.

To request background readings, email: schell.law@yale.edu