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Professor Beth Richie is Featured in a Huffington Post article

Jul 19, 2017
A Huffington Post article about the trial of a woman accused of killing her allegedly abusive ex-boyfriend includes comments from Beth Richie, professor of African American studies; Criminology, Law, and Justice; and History at the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Richie discusses how the court system criminalizes African American women who act in self-defense. Read more about what Professor Richie had to say here.