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Sexually Exploited Children in Sacramento

Chris Stambaugh Founder & Director, The GRACE Network After a history of street outreach work with homeless, sexually-exploited youth, Sacramento-based Chris Stambaugh is now a consultant with…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 37 plays   

Human Trafficking IS Modern Day Slavery

Dr. Kate Transchel Professor, CSU, Chico History Department Dr. Transchel has been studying and advocating against human trafficking since 1999. Among other things, she describes world-wide…

From  Jeff Layne on October 27th, 2016 0 likes 58 plays   

Race and America's Prison Industrial Complex

Dr. Jesse Dizard Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Jesse Dizard starts his presentation by noting that there are 4,575 prisons in the United States – this is four times more…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 52 plays   

Socio-legal Aspects of Sentencing

Panel of CSU, Chico Faculty Dr. Jonathan Caudill Dr. Michael Coyle Dr. Alan Gibson Dr. Darin Haerle Dr. Doris Schartmueller Dr. Sarah Smith This presentation is part of a series of events…

From  Jeff Layne on September 6th, 2016 0 likes 43 plays   

The Contours of Prison Writing: Or What We (Should) Talk About When We Talk About Prison Writing

Dr. Nathaniel Heggins Bryant Faculty, English Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Heggins Bryant explores literature written by prisoners; what his dissertation calls, “The Productive Intellectual…

From  Jeff Layne on August 12th, 2016 0 likes 30 plays   

Talking Criminal Justice: Language and the Just Society

Dr. Michael J. Coyle Faculty, Political Science Department, California State University, Chico The title of Dr. Coyle’s presentation is the same as that of his recently published book. He…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 102 plays   

Planning, Benefits, Abuse, and Discrimination: The Basics of Elder Law & Issues Specific to the LGBT Aging Community Part 2

Vanessa Sundin Attorney at Law, Sundin Law Group The focus of Ms. Sundin’s presentation is elder abuse. She has seen cases of this in the course of her work as an attorney at the National…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 26 plays