Hamline News

March 31, 2013

Larson and Kahn Present

Professors David Allen Larson and Jonathan Kahn made presentations at a Minnesota Continuing Legal Education program titled "Mental Health Law and Violence" that took place at the Hamline University School of Law on March 12, 2013.  Professor Larson discussed the assumptions behind, and the effectiveness of, legislative efforts to reduce gun-related violence and also discussed potential employer liability for violence that occurs at the workplace. Professor Kahn analyzed issues raised by Univ. of Connecticut scientists looking at the Newtown shooter's genes as well as related issues of law, genetics, and mental health.