Individuals who are convicted of a crime and serve time are not the only ones affected by their criminal record. Families and communities suffer great losses that often go unspoken. On October 19, 2011, Professor Anthony Thompson and distinguished speakers gathered at the Milbank Tweed Forum for a thought-provoking discussion on the impact convictions have on family members and communities, and what can be done to repair severed ties and rebuild strong families and communities.
Glenn E. Martin, Vice President of Development and Public Affairs, Director of the David Rothenberg Center for Public Policy, The Fortune Society
Julio Medina, Executive Director, Founder and CEO, Exodus Transitional Community
Rossana Rosado, Publisher and CEO, El Diario-La Prensa
Melvyn Weiss ’59, Founder of Milberg Weiss
Anthony C Thompson, Professor of Clinical Law, NYU School of Law
Location: Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge