Panel to Explore Megan’s Law Impact in Pennsylvania on Sept. 21
September 16, 2011 — The law school will host a panel discussion on Sept. 21 that explores the impact of Megan’s Law in Pennsylvania and new federal requirements concerning the registration of sex offenders.
The panel will feature:
- Karl Baker, an attorney with the Defender Association of Philadelphia
- Julia Hall, professor of sociology and coordinator the of Criminal Justice Program at Drexel University
- Christopher McFillin, a supervisor in the Sex Offender Unit of the Philadelphia Adult Probation and Parole Department
- Diane Moyer, legal director of the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape
- Moderator Barry Zakireh, director of Joseph J. Peters Institute Adult Outpatient Services
The event is co-sponsored by the Earle Mack School of Law; the Drexel College of Arts and Sciences; Pennsylvania Prison Society; the law school’s chapters of the Criminal Law Society, the National Lawyers Guild, and the American Constitution Society; the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania and the Civil Rights Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association.
The panel, which begins at 5:30 p.m. in Room 140, will be followed by a reception.
For more information, contact Jacqueline Rios at email@example.com or (215) 895-6910.
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