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From the Supreme Court to Nuremberg to the Human Genome Era: The Continuing Legacy of American Eugenics

December 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

| $100
The Lawyers of Conscience of The Florida Holocaust Museum
invite you to a Continuing Legal Education Program 
 
 “From the Supreme Court to Nuremberg to the Human Genome Era: The Continuing Legacy of American Eugenics”
Presented by legal historian and author
Paul A. Lombardo, PhD., J.D.
 
Tuesday, December 3rd at 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 
at The Florida Holocaust Museum, Third Floor
55 5th Street S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
 
The Florida Holocaust Museum and The FHM’s Lawyers of Conscience invite you to attend a Continuing Legal Education Program “From the Supreme Court to Nuremberg to the Human Genome Era: The Continuing Legacy of American Eugenics” Presented by legal historian and author, Paul A. Lombardo, PhD.,J.D. on Tuesday, December 3rd at 1:00 p.m. at The Florida Holocaust Museum in St. Petersburg.
 
3 General Credits, 1 Ethics Credit
3 Certification Credits in:
Criminal Appellate Law; Criminal Trial Law; Elder Law; International Law; Juvenile Law; State and Federal Government; Administrative Practice

 

The cost to enroll is $100. To register, please reserve by November 29th online at https://bookwhen.com/floridaholocaustmuseum. If you have any questions, please contact Arthur Sanchez at 727-820-0100 ext. 251 or by email to asanchez@thefhm.org.

 

Dr. Lombardo is the author of Three Generations, No Imbeciles: Eugenics, the Supreme Court and Buck v. Bell and A Century of Eugenics in America: From the Indiana Experiment to the Human Genome Era. He will discuss the history of Eugenics in the U.S., including an overview of involuntary sterilization legislation in over thirty states, the Buck v. Bell case, and the impact of the Eugenics movement in the U.S. on Nazi policies of racial cleansing. He will also discuss the subsequent use of eugenics to determine population control policies internationally and various legal issues raised by genetic testing in the Human Genome Era. Don’t miss this exciting lecture by the foremost legal expert on the history of eugenics in the U.S.
 
Additionally, there will be an ethics presentation “The Lawyer’s Obligation to a Client with Diminished Capacity” (“A Judge’s Obligation to a Party with Diminished Capacity”) by Andrew B. Sasso, Esq. and Joshua Magidson, Esq. 
 
Please join Lawyers of Conscience Chair, Rachael WorthingtonEsq.
and Vice Chair, Josh Magidson, Esq. as sponsors of this event!  
For sponsorship information, please contact Arthur Sanchez at 727.820.0100 ext. 251 or Debra Marcus at ext. 274.
 
***Please note: Parking at The FHM is very limited. If you are driving, please be prepared to make use of several of the local public parking lots around the Museum. Parking on the street is restricted to two hours.

Details

Date:
December 3
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$100

Organizer

Florida Holocaust Museum
Phone:
7278200100
Website:
www.flholocaustmuseum.org

Venue

Florida Holocaust Museum
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Phone:
727.820.0100
Website:
http://www.flholocaustmuseum.org