July 14, 2019 to July 18, 2019

Sphere Summit: Teaching Civic Culture Together

Featuring Ibrahim Anoba, Mark Davis, Annie Duke, Emily Ekins, Chelsea Follett, Sherry Glied, Peter Goettler, Donald E. Graham, Clark Neily, Tom G. Palmer, Jonathan Rauch, Jeffrey Rosen, Kerry Sautner, Nadine Strossen, Michael D. Tanner, Darrell M. West, and Hayne Yoon.

June 6, 2019

Of Dogs and Men

Of Dogs and Men

Featuring the director Michael Ozias; and producer Patrick Reasonover; moderated by Clark Neily, Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

March 15, 2019

Prisoners of Politics: Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarceration

Prisoners of Politics: Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarceration

Featuring the author Rachel Elise Barkow, Segal Family Professor of Regulatory Law and Policy and Faculty Director of the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law, New York University; moderated by Clark Neily, Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

October 18, 2018

Coercive Plea Bargaining

Coercive Plea Bargaining

Featuring Scott Hechinger, Senior Staff Attorney and Director of Policy, Brooklyn Defender Services; Bonnie Hoffman, Director of Public Defense Reform and Training, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Somil Trivedi, Staff Attorney, ACLU Trone Center for Justice and Equality; moderated by Clark Neily, Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

October 12, 2018

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2018

Featuring Jonathan Haidt, Thomas Cooley Professor of Ethical Leadership, New York University; Greg Lukianoff, President and CEO, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education; Co-Authors, The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure; Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; Jason Kuznicki, Research Fellow and Editor, Cato Books and Cato Unbound, Cato Institute; Sallie James, Director of Development, Cato Institute; and Clark Neily Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

July 19, 2018

Plea Bargaining: Good Policy or Good Riddance?

Plea Bargaining: Good Policy or Good Riddance?

Featuring Hon. Joseph R. Goodwin, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of West Virginia; Scott H. Greenfield, Attorney and Counselor at Law, New York City; Prof. Suja Thomas, Peer and Sarah Pedersen Professor of Law, University of Illinois College of Law; moderated by Clark Neily, Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

February 6, 2018

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2018

Featuring George Will, Columnist, the Washington Post; Flemming Rose, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; and Clark Neily Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

November 7, 2017

Prosecutorial Fallibility and Accountability

Prosecutorial Fallibility and Accountability

Featuring Rob Cary, Partner at Williams & Connolly, and author of Not Guilty: The Unlawful Prosecution of U.S. Senator Ted Stevens; Howard Root, Former CEO, Vascular Solutions, and author of Cardiac Arrest: Five Heart-Stopping Years as a CEO on the Feds’ Hit-List; and Michael J. Daugherty, Founder and president, LabMD, and author of The Devil Inside the Beltway: The Shocking Exposé of the U.S. Government’s Surveillance and Overreach into Cybersecurity, Medicine and Small Business; moderated by Clark Neily, Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.