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News Posted on January 17, 2020

Professor Joe interviewed by Slate about jury selection for Harvey Weinstein's trial

Professor Irene Joe spoke to Slate about how defense attorneys might approach jury selection when a celebrity is in the jury pool for Harvey Weinstein’s trial. Read the article.

Born in Nigeria, Irene Oritseweyinmi Joe has a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and a J.D. from Stanford Law School. She has clerked with Judge Napoleon Jones of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California and served as Assistant Special Litigation Counsel at the Orleans Public Defenders in New Orleans, Assistant Training Director with the Louisiana Public Defender Board, and Binder Teaching Fellow at UCLA School of Law.  Her interests as a legal scholar include the development of theoretical frameworks for reshaping under-resourced criminal justice institutions.