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The Northern Kentucky Law Review invites you to join us for our annual symposium where we invite scholars and practitioners from around the country to share their research and experiences. Please join us virtually for a great discussion with scholars and legislators from coast to coast on the future of the drug decriminalization movement as the new drug policy in the USA and throughout the world.
 

 
Friday, March 26, 2021

5.5 CLE approved in KY and OH


$50 registration fee if seeking CLE credit

Complimentary registration for university faculty, staff and students
Complimentary registration if not seeking CLE credit for attendance

AGENDA
10:00 a.m.           Welcome Remarks
  Brendan Sullivan, Editor-in-Chief, Northern Kentucky Law Review
  Holly Duke, Executive Editor, Northern Kentucky Law Review
  Dean Judith Daar, NKU Chase College of Law 
  Professor Alex Kreit, NKU Chase College of Law Center for Addiction Law and Policy
   
10:15 a.m.  Alternatives to Criminalization
  Director Maritza Perez, Drug Policy Alliance
  Professor Alex Stevens, University of Kent
  Professor Jordan Woods, University of Arkansas School of Law
  Moderated by Professor Jennifer Kinsley, NKU Chase College of Law
   
11:45 a.m.  Lunch Break
   
12:15 p.m. 
Law Review Student Note on Kentucky Expungement Policy
  Katherine Jaggers, NKU Chase College of Law Northern Kentucky Law Review
   
12:30 p.m. 
Keynote Discussion on Legislative Policy and HB467
  Representative Rachel Roberts, Kentucky House of Representatives
  Moderated by Professor Alex Kreit, NKU Chase College of Law Center for Addiction Law and Policy
   
1:30 p.m. 
Break
   
1:45 p.m.  The Role of Drug Courts in Future Policy
  Professor Josh Bowers, University of Virginia School of Law
  Professor Eric Miller, Loyola Law School
  Professor Leslie Scott, University of Detroit Mercy
  Moderated by Professor Alex Kreit, NKU Chase College of Law Center for Addiction Law and Policy
   
3:15 p.m. 
Law Review Student Note on Kentucky Workers' Compensation and Medical Marijuana
  Bennett Weaver, NKU Chase College of Law Northern Kentucky Law Review
   
3:30 p.m. 
Implementation of Drug Policy Reforms
  Professor Wayne Logan, Florida State University College of Law
  Director Theshia Naidoo, Drug Policy Alliance
  Professor Tamar Todd, Berkeley Law
  Moderated by Professor David Singleton, NKU Chase College of Law and the Ohio Justice & Policy Center
   
5:00 p.m. 
Closing Remarks
FACULTY
Josh Bowers
F.D.G. Ribble
Professor of Law
University of Virginia
School of Law
Jennifer Kinsley
Associate Dean for Professional Development
Professor of Law
NKU Chase College of Law
Alex Kreit
Director, Center for Addiction Law and Policy
Assistant Professor of Law
NKU Chase College of Law
Wayne Logan
Steven M. Godstein Professor
Florida State University
College of Law
Eric Miller
Leo J. O'Brien Fellow
Loyola Marymount University
Law School
Theshia Naidoo
Managing Director of Legal Affairs
Drug Policy Alliance
Maritza Perez
Director of the Office of National Affairs
Drug Policy Alliance
Rachel Roberts
Representative
Kentucky House of Representatives
Leslie Scott
Assistant Professor of Law
University of Detroit Mercy
David Singleton
Professor of Law
NKU Chase College of Law
Executive Director, Ohio Justice and Policy Center
Alex Stevens
Professor in Criminal Justice
Director of Public Engagement
University of Kent (U.K.)
Tamar Todd
Lecturer
Berkeley Law
Legal Director, New Approach PAC
Jordan Woods
Associate Professor of Law
University of Arkansas
School of Law