Sessions Information

  • January 3, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:15 pm
    Session Type: Section Programs
    Session Capacity: N/A


    Poverty is a persistent, pernicious social problem in the United States. The population that is most affected by poverty because of political/legal anomie is children. This session explores how children’s lives are impacted by, among other poverty-related risks, instability of housing, child welfare and foster care, compromised physical and mental health, inability to access quality education, juvenile justice, immigration status, and environmental justice. Panelists will share their unique and cutting-edge scholarship and experiences in one or more of these areas related to children and poverty.


    Business meeting held at program conclusion.

Date & Time
Speakers
Yael Cannon, Georgetown University Law Center

Jenny E. Carroll, University of Alabama School of Law

Sacha M. Coupet, Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Shanta Trivedi, University of Baltimore School of Law

Mr. Luis H. Zayas, Ph.D., The University at Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work

Session Fees
  • [3270] Children and the Law and Poverty Law Joint Program - Bridging the Gap: Perspectives on Poverty and its Impact on Childhood : $0.00
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