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UTB Chop Session: Screening The Recall: Reframed
Join Unlock the Bar for a screening and discussion about the documentary THE RECALL: REFRAMED.

THE RECALL: REFRAMED examines the 2018 recall of California Judge Aaron Persky, who lost his judgeship after handing down a sentence deemed too lenient by many in the infamous sexual assault case involving Stanford swimmer Brock Turner. The recall came at the height of the #MeToo movement, and some hailed it as a victory against rape culture, white privilege, and a system stacked against survivors of sexual violence. But there’s more to the story. The film offers competing perspectives and asks the difficult question: Who actually bears the burden when we demand harsher punishment for a privileged white defendant?

Mar 15, 2023 06:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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