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The Prohibition Era and Policing – Wesley Oliver

Jun 13, 2018, 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Highland Park United Methodist Church, Wesley Hall

3300 Mockingbird Lane

Dallas, TX US 75205

Date: Jun 13, 2018

Time: 7:00pm

Wesley Oliver is a Professor of Law at Duquesne University. He brings us his new book, The Prohibition Era and Policing, recently published by Vanderbilt University Press. Not only a great history of the Prohibition era, his book also traces the effects that the era has even today on concepts of search and seizure, confessions and eye-witness accounts.

Books will be available for purchase after the presentation.

The event begins at 7:00 pm in Wesley Hall. No reservations required. This event is free!

Don’t miss an optional dinner 5:30 pm in Great Hall. You can pay by cash or check at the door ($13). Please make reservations for the dinner so that we know how much food to prepare. If possible, make your reservations by noon the Tuesday before each dinner by calling the Dinner Reservation Line at 214.523.2240.

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