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Saks Institute Fall Distinguished Lecture
Oct 5, 2017 from 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
USC Gould's Saks Institute for Mental Health Law, Policy, and Ethics
HELD AGAINST MY WILL:
Mental Illness, Consent and the Law
Please join Elyn Saks for a conversation with Judge James Bianco about forced treatment and involuntary commitment for people with mental illness.
Elyn Saks, USC Gould Professor, Director of the Saks Institute
James Bianco, Superior Court Judge, LA County Mental Health Court
Thursday, October 5, 2017
12:15 - 1:30PM
USC Gould School of Law
Registration is free. Space is limited.
Lunch will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis
RSVP at: https://saksinstitutefall2017distinguishedlecture.eventbrite.com
Questions, contact Christopher Schnieders at (213) 740-5714
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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John Iino Named Chair of USC Gould School of Law’s Board of Councilors
February 28, 2018
Iino will assume the position July 1
February 14, 2018
Gould Students Take Second Place at the National Moot Court Finals in New York