Your browser does not support JavaScript

Loading Events

All events for Byse Workshop – Criminal Law in the Preventive State

« All Events

February 2016

Byse Workshop – Criminal Law in the Preventive State

February 9, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 29, 2016

WCC 4063 Room

One of the most important trends in our current legal system is the paradigm shift in the approach to controlling harmful conduct—the state is moving away from its traditional reliance on deterrence and retribution (or compensation) through punishment (or civil liability) and toward more proactive approaches to harm prevention, with wide-ranging consequences in a variety of fields, including civil liberties, human rights, criminal justice, national security, foreign policy, and international law. In all of these areas, the goal of harm…

More Event Details »