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Dean William M. Carter Presents 2013 Clifford Scott Green Lecture

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March 25, 2013 - William M. Carter, Dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, presented the 2013 Clifford Scott Green Lecture to a packed house in the Duane Morris LLP Moot Court Room. Dean Carter's remarks were titled "The Promises of Freedom: The Contemporary Relevance of the Thirteenth Amendment."

Prior to his appointment at Pitt,  Dean Carter served on Temple's faculty for five years, teaching popular courses in constitutional law, civil procedure, political and civil rights, and litigation.

A Cleveland native, Dean Carter studied law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. Following graduation in 1998, he joined Squire, Sanders & Dempsey and Ropes & Gray in Washington, D.C., where he worked as a litigator. He returned to Case Western as a member of the law faculty in 2001, and was named professor of the year three years in a row.

Today, Dean Carter is recognized as a legal scholar with a deep interest in social justice and community issues. He is a past board member of the Ohio Racial Fairness Report Project, has done pro bono work for Ugandan nongovernmental organizations and has written and spoken on issues of civil rights, racial profiling and affirmative action.

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