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Re: Conference Ann: regional law & society association conference @ John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Dear H-Law

We've extended the submission deadline by one week for the regional Law and Society Conference, to this Friday August 28. The submission website remains open at https://midatlanticlsa.wordpress.com/call-for-participation/.


Michael Yarbrough, JD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Law and Society
Dept of Political Science, John Jay College (CUNY)
524 West 59th St. | NY, NY 10019 | 646.557.4615