Brazil’s reckoning with transitional justice

On November 14, 2014, please join the New York Law School Transitional Justice Network for a conversation with Brazilian Transitional Justice Expert Marcelo D. Torelly about Brazil’s amnesty dilemma for dictatorship-era criminals.

This event is co-sponsored by the NYLS Institute for Global Law, Justice and Policy and the ASIL Transitional Justice and Rule of Law Interest Group; and chaired by Professor Ruti Teitel, the Ernst C. Stiefel Professor of Comparative Law at New York Law School.

Marcelo D. Torelly is currently a visiting researcher at the Institute for Global Law and Policy at Harvard Law School. He has been Advisor, Brazilian Ministry of Justice on Transitional Justice issues, as well as Manager, Transitional Justice Exchange and Development Program, and has taught theory and philosophy of law at Brasilia Catholic University.


Thursday November 14, 2013


6:15pm – 8:00pm


New York Law School

185 West Broadway (corner of Leonard Street)

Boardroom, W204 (2nd Floor)

New York, New York 10013

* Light refreshments will be served.



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