NIJ Conference 2010: Keynote Addresses
Keynote addresses at the 2010 NIJ Conference were delivered by Laurence Tribe,Senior Counselor for the Access to Justice Initiative,
U.S. Department of Justice, and Paula Zahn, Executive Producer and Host of "On the Case with Paula Zahn," Investigation Discovery.
Select a link below to view their addresses.
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|Keynote Address: Laurence Tribe Calls for More Research Relevant to Indigent Defense
NIJ Conference 2010, June 14
Attorney General Eric Holder has said the indigent defense system in the United States is in "crisis."
To address the issue and help repair a damaged justice system, the President and the Attorney General established the Access
to Justice Initiative and appointed renowned Harvard Law Professor Laurence Tribe to head it.
|Keynote Address: Paula Zahn on the Role of the Media in Criminal Justice Issues
NIJ Conference 2010, June 16
Throughout her more than 30 years as an award-winning news journalist, Paula Zahn has covered many topics related to crime
As part of this year’s commemoration of the 15th Anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act, Zahn shared a reporter’s perspective
on covering domestic and sexual violence cases and how the media can continue to shed light on critical criminal justice issues.
Date Created: July 16, 2010