Devon W. Carbado — Unreasonable: Black Lives, Police Power, and the Fourth Amendment - with Paul Butler — at Union Market

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 7:00pm

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This event is free with first come, first served seating.

How the Supreme Court's decision to treat unreasonable policing as reasonable under the Fourth Amendment has shortened the distance between life and death for Black people.

Devon W. Carbado is the Honorable Harry Pregerson Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law. The author of numerous articles and edited volumes, he is also the co-author of Acting White? Rethinking Race in "Post-Racial" America. He lives in Los Angeles.

A former federal prosecutor, Paul Butler provides legal commentary for MSNBC and NPR and has been featured on 60 Minutes and profiled in the Washington Post. A law professor at Georgetown University, he is the author of Let's Get Free: A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice, winner of the Harry Chapin Media Award, and Chokehold: Policing Black Men (both from The New Press). He has published numerous op-eds and book reviews, including in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Boston Globe, and the Los Angeles Times.


1270 5th St. NE
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Non Fiction
Unreasonable: Black Lives, Police Power, and the Fourth Amendment By Devon W. Carbado Cover Image
ISBN: 9781620974247
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: New Press - April 5th, 2022