Police Accountability Boards: A Panel Discussion and Community Forum - Monroe County Bar Association


November 13, 2018

Monroe County Bar Association CLE Program

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Monroe Community College High Falls Conference Room | Downtown Campus, 321 State Street

Free and Open to the public

Attorney MCLE credit: 1.0 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias $25

The Monroe County Bar Association, the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys, the Rochester Black Bar Association and the Lawyers Coalition for Racial and Social Justice will host a panel discussion and community forum about the proposed Rochester Police Accountability Board. Topics will include: * What is a police accountability board? * How do boards in other cities compare to the Rochester proposal? * What are some of the concerns of the Rochester Police Department, Rochester City Council and citizens' groups?

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Program Faculty:

Moderator:

Duwaine T. Bascoe, Esq., Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone, LLP

Speakers:

Olugbenga Ajilore, Senior Economist, Center for American Progress

A.J. Durwin, Esq., Hamberger & Weiss, LLP

Loretta Scott, President, Rochester City Council

Hon. Ronald G. Evangelista, Town Justice, Town of Chili and former president of The Rochester Police Locust Club, the union representing uniformed officers of the Rochester Police Department