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About the Seminar
Who is the reasonable person: a discussion of State v. Spears?
This seminar will discuss the legal analysis of State v. Spears in the context of police interactions. The panelists will discuss the purpose of a police interaction and the voluntariness of a police interaction. Central questions to this discussion will be: Who is the reasonable person? How does the reasonable person differ now vs. when the concept was created? How does a person's background and life experiences impact a person's understanding of the voluntary nature of a police interaction?
Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms: A discussion of the intersection of implicit bias and risk assessment technology.
This seminar will discuss how implicit bias pervades the use of artificial intelligence and algorithms in risk assessment technology.
Who is the Reasonable Person? A Discussion of State v. Spears
Professor Seth Stoughton - University of South Carolina School of Law
Professor Roseanna Sommers - University of Michigan Law School
Lucas D. Hawks - Richland County Public Defender's Office
Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms: A discussion of the intersection of implicit bias and risk assessment technology
Professor Bryant Walker Smith - University of South Carolina School of Law
Karen Hao - MIT Technology Review
Professor Sean Hill - The Ohio State University School of Law
Kevin De Liban - Legal Aid of Arkansas
Vincent M. Southerland - Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law
La'Jessica Stringfellow - Robinson Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC
Amber Hendrick - Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP
Sutania Fuller - Eleventh Circuit Solicitor's Office
Mandatory MCLE Credit Hours
This seminar qualifies for 3.05 MCLE credit hours.
This is a Basic to Intermediate Level Program.
Note: When submitting your compliance reports to the SC Commission on CLE and Specialization, if you completed this in 2022, please use this course code: 223490ADO.
Note: When submitting your compliance reports to the SC Commission on CLE and Specialization, if you completed this in 2023, please use this course code: 231896ADO.