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Loyola Week: Jesus on Trial

Date: Friday, November 8, 2013

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Christi Schott · jsri@loyno.edu

Location: College of Law, Broadway Campus

Former federal prosecutor Mark Osler and Chicago-based public defender Jeanne Bishop will present a modern interpretation of Jesus' trial and sentencing, where the audience becomes the jury, and discusses the current use of capital punishment in the United States.

Mark Osler is a Professor of Law at the University of St, Thomas Law School in Minnesota, former federal prosecutor, and graduate of the College of William and Mary and Yale Law School.

Jeanne Bishop is the Assistant Public Defender of Cook County, IL and Adjunct Professor of the Trial Advocacy Program at Northwestern University School of Law.

Sponsored by the Jesuit Social Research Institute and the Office of Mission and Ministry.

Departments

  • Jesuit Social Research Institute
  • University Ministry