Past Events

  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join the Institute for Religion, Culture, & Public Life (IRCPL) at Columbia University for a panel discussion about different aspects of domestic surveillance, such as its methods and strategies, and its role in constructing “good Muslim / bad Muslim” stereotypes.

    Friday, April 7, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin Hillary will join the 2017 District of Columbia Judicial and Bar Conference moderating a panel about democracy, voting rights, electoral reform, and criminal justice reform.

    Friday, April 7, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
  • The Gotham Center for New York City History, at CUNY's Graduate Center, present Fixing Elections: The Politics of Electoral Reform in NYC, Then and Now.

    Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
  • The Gotham Center for New York City History, at CUNY's Graduate Center presents The History and Future of Criminal Justice Reform in NYC.

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will join a panel at National Urban League Washington Bureau's Fulfilling Gideon's Legacy: Exploring the Sixth Amendment & America's Right to Counsel.

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:00am
  • Join us for the Brennan Center's Annual Thomas M. Jorde Symposium. We will explore "Federalism 3.0," the story of today's federalism, that recasts our understanding of state power.

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will join the National African American Drug Policy Coalition's National Conference and participate on a panel on criminal justice reform under the Trump administration.

    What are the prospects for criminal justice reforms under the new Administration? Can we expect a reduction in mandatory sentences required or the giving judges broader judicial discretion and in the length of sentences imposed? Will the usage of private prisons both at the Federal and the State levels be reduced, prohibited or eliminated?

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 9:00am
  • The Journal of Legislation and Public Policy is partnering with the Brennan Center for Justice to host a Symposium titled “The Future of Miranda: Police Practices and Power in the Modern Legal Landscape” on Monday, February 13, 2017 at the NYU School of Law.

    Monday, February 13, 2017 - 9:30am
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will participate in the Justice Reform Conference at Penn State Law on Friday, February 10.

    Friday, February 10, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Join Public Advocate Letitia James, the U.S. Department of Justice, and the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law School for a conversation on the role of government agencies in protecting communities from hate crimes and bias incidents.

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm