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How Marginalized Communities Are Targeted By Harmful Infrastructure And Land Uses

FEBRUARY 16, 2024

The University of Memphis Law Review will explore the many ways that infrastructure and land uses harm marginalized communities in its 2024 symposium. Issues raised will include water access, housing, wastewater, and other infrastructure that impacts the well-being of communities. Additionally, the group of individuals who worked first-hand against the Byhalia Pipeline will highlight the importance of advocacy in this area of law.

CLE credit has been requested. Information on registration, updated schedules, topics and more will be made available soon.

Contact Symposium Editor, Ashlie Gozikowski at ngzkwski@memphis.edu for more information.

This event is sponsored in part by the Student Event Allocation.

The University of Memphis Law Review hosts its annual symposium every spring at the Law School. For more information about the most recent past topics and speakers, please visit the links below.


2019: Barriers at the Ballot Box: Protecting or Limiting the Core of the American Identity?

2018: The American Addiction: Pathways to Address the Opioid Crisis

2017 - The Fragile Fortress: Judicial Independence in the 21st Century

2016 - Urban Revitalization: The Legal Implications of Remaking a City

2015 - In re Valor: Policy and Action in Veterans Legal Aid

2014 - Juvenile Courts in Transition

2013 - Breaking the Silence: Legal Voices in the Fight Against Human Trafficking 

2012 - Cultural Competency and the Death Penalty