Florida A&M University Press Release
The Moderators, guests and panelists will discuss facts and issues pertaining to Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law, as well as ancillary topics.
Participant will be afforded the opportunity to engage in the forum via question/answer session and “tweet from their seat.”
The forum is coordinated by the FAMU Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, and hosted by the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities and the Hatchett Pre-Law Society. It is sponsored by the Office of Student Activities.
For more information, contact the Office of Communications at (850) 599-3413.
“Stand Your Ground Law: Where Do We Go From Here?”
A Homecoming Week Forum
Thursday, October 17
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Dr. Charles Ogletree, Harvard University Jesse Climenko Professor of Law, (via skype)
Attorney Benjamin Crump, Parks & Crump, LLC
Sybrina Fulton (Mother of Trayvon Martin)
Tracey Martin (Father of Trayvon Martin)
Willie Meggs, State Attorney, 2nd Judicial Circuit
Nancy Daniels, Public Defender, 2nd Judicial Circuit
Craig Brown, Criminal Defense Attorney
Josh Zelman, Criminal Defense Attorney
Sydney Upshaw-Cravey, President, Hatchett Pre-Law Society
Lee Hall Auditorium