Kami Chavis

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Professor Kami Chavis appointed associate provost for academic initiatives

The following announcement about Professor Kami Chavis, associate dean for Research and Public Engagement and Director of Criminal Justice Program, appeared on Inside WFU on May 3, 2017: Continue reading »

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Media Roundup for April 21, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of April 22, 2017:

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Media Roundup for April 14, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of April 14, 2017:

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Professor Kami Chavis featured on Public Radio International discussing recent uptick in hate crimes

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program, is featured in an interview on March 27, 2017, on Public Radio International (PRI)’s  ”The Takeaway.”
On the show, “What Counts As ‘Hate Crime’ in 2017,” Professor Chavis discusses the recent uptick in hate crimes and how the United States DOJ might respond.
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Professor Kami Chavis quoted in Bloomberg BNA regarding online searches of juror information

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program, is featured in the following article, “Called for Jury Duty? That Facebook Rant Is Fair Game,” written by Peter Hayes and published by Bloomberg BNA on March 9, 2017. Following is an excerpt:

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Professor Kami Chavis participates in March 9 national symposium on policing in Washington, D.C.

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program, will participate in the “ACS National Event: Symposium on Policing in a New Political Era” from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 9, 2017. The free Continuing Legal Education (CLE) event will be available via Livestreaming  on the American Constitution Society’s website.

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Professor Kami Chavis quoted in Christian Science Monitor about Sessions’ recusal

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program, is quoted in the following story, “Russia-Trump ties: Is Sessions’ recusal enough?,” written by  and published by the Christian Science Monitor on March 2, 2017.

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Professor Kami Chavis discusses stop and frisk, ACLU’s lawsuit against Milwaukee police on Wisconsin Public Radio

Professor Kami Chavis, associate dean for Research and Public Engagement and director of the Criminal Justice Program, participated in, “A Closer Look At Stop And Frisk And The ACLU’s Lawsuit Against Milwaukee Police,” on Wisconsin Public Radio on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.

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Professors continue discussion on ‘What Will Happen in the Trump Administration?’ on Monday, Feb. 13

Wake Forest Law professors will follow up Feb. 2′s panel discussion on “What Will Happen in the Trump Administration?” with a second panel discussion focusing on climate change, immigration and health and safety regulations at noon on Monday, Feb. 13, in Room 1312 of the Worrell Professional Center. For those who can’t attend in person, the event will be live webcast and recorded. The event is free and open to the Wake Forest University community. Lunch will be served.

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Professor Kami Chavis publishes op/ed on police reform under the Trump Administration on RegBlog

Professor Kami Chavis wrote the following op/ed, “The Future of Police Reform Under the Trump Administration,” originally published on RegBlog on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017.

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