2015 Criminal Law Symposium:
The 4th Amendment in the 21st Century
Presented by Texas Tech Law Review
The 9th Annual Criminal Law Symposium will take place on Friday, April 17, 2015, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Texas Tech University School of Law in the Mark and Becky Lanier Auditorium (click here for directions). This event will provide CLE credit hours; more information regarding the CLE hours will be provided in weeks to come. If you plan to attend the Lexis Nexis Luncheon, please RSVP to Samantha Wolcott at email@example.com by March 31, 2015.
9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | Opening Keynote
- Speaker: Orin Kerr – George Washington University
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Panel 1
What is (should be) the scope and limitation of the power to search cell phones and/or computers?
- Moderator: Jennifer Laurin – University of Texas
- Tom Clancy – National Judicial College
- Mary Leary – Catholic University
- Richard McAdams – University of Chicago
- Paul Ohm – University of Colorado
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. | Lexis Nexis Luncheon
- Speaker: Chris Slobogin – Vanderbilt
1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. | Panel 2
What is (should be) the scope and limitation of police power to track suspects?
- Moderator: Andrew Ferguson – University of the District of Columbia
- Steve Friedland – Elon University
- David Gray – University of Maryland
- Brian Owsley – Indiana Tech
- Russell Weaver – University of Louisville
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Panel 3
What is (should be) the scope and limitation of governmental power to collect DNA?
- Moderator: Ron Rychlak – University of Mississippi
- Catherine Hancock – Tulane
- Arnold Loewy – Texas Tech
- Wayne Logan – Florida State
- Tracey Maclin – Boston University