Broken Beyond Repair: Pennsylvania Illuminates the Nation’s Abandonment of the Death Penalty
Barco Law Building Room 109, 3900 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh
Frey Hall 110, Time: 07:30 – 09:00 Free event
Henderson Hill is Executive Director of the 8th Amendment Project. Hill began his practice with the Public Defender Service in D.C. Throughout his career he has served as executive director of the Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina, spent 15 years as a partner with Ferguson, Stein, Chambers, Gresham & Sumter, and served as director of the North Carolina Death Penalty Resource Center. He also founded the Center for Death Penalty Litigation and the Charlotte Coalition for Moratorium Now. Hill received the Paul Green Award from the North Carolina Civil Liberties Union for his work to abolish the death penalty. He received his B.A. degree from Lehman College at the City University of New York and his J.D. degree from Harvard Law School.
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