Thomas E. Miller ’73 Professor of Law
Criminal justice; civil rights; law and politics; ecology and animal rights.
Issues that spark your passion
The Mueller investigation and report; prison conditions in California.
Yesterday’s Monsters: The Manson Family Cases and the Illusion of Parole (2020).
The COVID-19 crisis in California prisons and the need for mass releases to save lives.
Favorite project you’ve spearheaded
Partnering with students to protest the use of unlimited solitary confinement.
Working with the #StopSanQuentinOutbreak coalition to educate and pressure state officials to release prisoners during the pandemic to save lives.
Particularly meaningful honor
CHOICE Award (Academic Library Association) for my 2015 book Cheap on Crime.