Is Reform Enough: The Case for Abolition

Join the GW Law Criminal Law Society and National Lawyers Guild as they imagine a world without imprisonment and policing and discuss some of the alternatives necessary to fulfill that vision. Speakers will discuss and explore abolition, including how different reforms fit into or are at odds with abolition. 




  • Miya Walker, Organizer, Black Youth Project 100 DC
  • Premal Dharia, Founder and Director, Defender Impact Initiative
  • Brandon Hasbrouck, Assistant Professor of Law, Washington and Lee University School of Law