Here is some information about a symposium on Friday at Chapman University:
Your “Right to Remain Silent!”
January 26, Symposium at Orange County’s Chapman
School of Law to address key civil liberty issues.
Miranda & the War on Terror and Corporate Crime.
Keynote lunch speech by former U.S. Attorney General Edwin Meese. FREE to the general public. Attorneys receive 6 CLE credits for just $125. Government and non-profits only $100! Lunch event $45.
Friday, January 26, 9:00am-5:30pm, followed by reception.
9:00-10:30 am – Panel 1: Miranda and the War on Terror: interrogation
tactics employed; the state of civil liberties in warfare, and the
multifarious meaning of “warfare.” Stephen F. Rohde; Ronald J. Rychlak; Joan L. Larsen; M. Katherine B. Darmer
Moderator: Marisa S. Cianciarulo
10:45-12:15 pm – Panel 2: Miranda, The Media, and Public Access to
Information: mass media’s impact on our understanding of civil liberties; media
scrutiny impact on high profile investigations, such the recent Scooter Libby indictment. Jim Fleissner; Sam Kamin; Russell Covey; Jeremy M. Miller
Moderator: Sherri Burr
12:30-1:45 pm – Lunch, with Keynote Address by Edwin Meese III, Former
U.S. Attorney General “A Republic, If You Can Keep It”: whether the constitution is a foundation or a trampoline, and whether the Supreme Court is taking over war-making powers.
2:00-3:45 pm – Panel 3: Miranda in Modern Practice: Does it Protect the Innocent or the Guilty?: Miranda is designed to prevent coerced confessions. After 40 years, does it actually achieve this purpose?
Mark A. Godsey; Steven B. Duke; Janine Y. Kim; Paul Shechtman; Lawrence Rosenthal
Moderator: Donald J. Kochan
4:00-5:30 pm – Panel 4 – Miranda and Corporate Crime: What is Miranda’s
role following corporate scandals such as Enron? Do new laws governing “corporate insiders” violate civil liberties? Roman E. Darmer; Keith P. Bishop; J. Kelly Strader; Steve Goorvitch; Thomas E. Holliday
Moderator: Henry N. Butler
TO REGISTER: Please contact Chapman Law Review by January 22.
714-628-2582, or firstname.lastname@example.org.