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Policing The Womb: Invisible Women & The Criminalization Of Motherhood – Michele Bratcher Goodwin

October 14, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Michele Bratcher Goodwin (Chancellor’s Professor of Law; Director, Center for Biotechnology and Global Health Policy, University of California, Irvine)

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In this talk, Professor Goodwin addresses the escalation of criminal punishments directed at pregnant women in the United States. Her talk reflects more than ten years of research addressing the intersection of mass incarceration and reproductive health and rights. In this talk, Professor Goodwin offers a deeper look at the ways in which reproduction has become a site of increasing state surveillance and punishment.

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Date:
October 14, 2021
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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