Equal Justice Initiative Founder Bryan Stevenson Keynotes Event at University of Chicago
Bryan Stevenson is making a positive impact today as a top speaker on issues related to the criminal justice system. Today, he is giving an entirely different presentation at the University of Chicago.
Stevenson is speaking at the school's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration. The event is being held at Rockefeller Chapel at 6 p.m.
Doors open at 5 p.m. and it is free and open to the public to attend. It is the official kickoff of a week of activities and will be streamed live on the school's website.
Stevenson is the founder and executive director of the Equali Justice Initiative. The nonprofit provides legal representation for people who have been disenfranchised in the jail or prison system
Through the group, Stevenson has helped 125 men avoid the death penalty. They were also successful in persuading the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that mandatory life without parole sentences are unconstitutional for minors.
Stevenson is the recipient of countless awards and has been given 16 honorary degrees. He is the author of the critically-acclaimed book, "Just Mercy."
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