Liling Yue: Contemporary Death Penalty Issues

Liling Yue

Tue March 22, 2011
10:00 - 11:00 A.M.
CJ Courtroom
Criminal Justice Center

Liling Yue is a Fulbright Scholar from UC Davis and is part of an international exchange program with the China University of Police Science and Law. She will provide a 45 minute presentation on "Issues in the Contemporary Application of Capital Punishment," followed by a Q & A session.

Yue also will meet with graduate student for Coffee and Discussion at 4 p.m. in the Bluebonnet Room.

Yue is a Professor of Law at the China University of Police Science and Law, where she earned her bachelor, master and doctoral degrees. She has served as a Visiting Professor at UC Davis and Cambridge University, Criminology Institute and as a Visiting Scholar at institutions around the world, including the Danish Institute for Human Rights, the Max-Planck-Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, the University of British Columbia and the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Institute.

Yue is the author of several books on criminal justice and civil and political rights, and she has written many articles published in Chinese journals. Her areas of interest include comparative criminal justice, criminal procedural law, international human rights law and evidence law.

Yue has provided lectures to foreign universities and courts in Belgium, Germany, South Korea, Slovenia, South Africa, Switzerland, United Kingdom, the United States and Vietnam. She has served as leader of several research projects, such as effective criminal defense, criminal trial, and human rights protection and participated in legislative projects, such as criminal procedure law reform.

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