Month March 2020

Duke CSJ Crim Works in Progress Mondays

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We at Duke CSJ have been organizing Criminal Justice Works in Progress gatherings on Mondays on Zoom.  Please let us know if you would like to join or present (email us at DukeCSJ@law.duke.edu). Here is our schedule so far (times… Continue Reading →

Criminal defense expert Maher joins Duke Center for Science and Justice as executive director

Thomas Maher, who has taught criminal trial practice to Duke Law students for nearly 30 years, has joined the Duke Center for Science and Justice as executive director. (full story on the Duke Law website). Maher practiced criminal defense law… Continue Reading →

Welcome to the Duke CSJ Blog

The Duke Center for Science and Justice brings together faculty and students in law, medicine, public policy, and arts and sciences to pursue research, policy and law reform, and education improve criminal justice outcomes. cSJ

The Duke Center for Science and Justice brings together faculty and students in law, medicine, public policy, and arts and sciences to pursue research, policy and law reform, and education improve criminal justice outcomes. cSJ

Joe Bryan Pardoned 

Last fall our Amicus Lab Course wrote an amicus brief in support of Joe Bryan’s post-conviction petition to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. Here is a pdf of the entire Bryan Amicus Brief.  He had been denied parole seven times…. Continue Reading →

When they See Us

We at the Center for Science and Justice welcomed two members of the Exonerated Five, formerly known as the Central Park Five, to the law school on September 3, 2019, for our Center's formal

Eyewitness Identification Research

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Our work, with collaborators at UVA and U. Utah, studying eyewitness evidence in court is available on OSF here.  Below is a description – and watch out for updates in the months ahead. This part of the project involves studies… Continue Reading →

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