Hamline Events

Collateral Consequences: Life After Conviction

Date: October 25, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Cost: Hamline and low-income: Free; Suggested donation: $50 for full-day; CLE/CEU credit: $100 for full-day
Contact: cjl@hamline.edu
Location: Anderson Center 111-112
Sponsor: Center for Justice and Law
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Join Hamline, in partnership with the Minnesota Second Chance Coalition for a full-day conference on the issues that individuals face after a criminal conviction including access to housing, employment, parenting, and voting rights. Featuring keynote speaker Emily Baxter, author of We Are All Criminals and the nonprofit organization of the same name, as well as a panel of impacted individuals.


Medaria Arradondo, Minneapolis Chief of Police
Lee Buckley, Chief Operations Officer, Ujamaa Place
Emily Baxter, Executive Director of We Are All Criminals
John Choi, Ramsey County Attorney
James Cross, Natives Against Heroin
Andrew Freeberg, Ph.D., Workforce Director, Goodwill-Easter Seals
Stevenson Morgan, Ujamaa Place
Rebecca Shlafer, Ph.D., Professor of Adolescent Health, University of MN
Rea Smith, Metropolitan State University
Terrencio Stafford
Sarah Walker, MN Second Chance Coalition
Maria Wilberg, MN Department of Human Service
Chris Uggen, Ph.D. Professor of Sociology and Law, University of MN
Nick Zerwas, Minnesota Representative - District 30A     


9:00 a.m.   Overview of the collateral consequences of criminal conviction

10:00 a.m. Barriers panel - housing, employment, children, voting rights 

11:30 a.m. Panel of personally impacted individuals 

1:00 p.m.   Table conversations and reflection

1:30 p.m.   Solutions panel

3:00 p.m.   Keynote by Emily Baxter 



Hamline and low-income Free
Suggested donation $50 for full-day
CLE/CEU credit $100 for full day

Continuing Education Credit

Approved for 6.5 hours of CLE/CEU credits:
Minnesota board of Social Work
Minnesota Board of Continuing Legal Education
Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training
Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy  

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