Last updated on: 10/29/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Shayana Kadidal, JD Biography

Title:
Senior Managing Attorney of the Guantanamo Global Justice Initiative at the Center for Constitutional Rights
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Felons Who Have Completed Their Sentence (Incarceration, Probation, and Parole) Be Allowed to Vote?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Oct. 28, 2008

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhD's, JD's, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to felon voting issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to felon voting issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Senior Managing Attorney, Guantanamo Global Justice Initiative, Center for Constitutional Rights, 2001-present
  • Former clerk, Judge Kermit Lipez, US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Education:
  • JD, Yale Law School
  • AB, Duke University
Other:
  • Testified before the Congressional Judiciary Committee on the material witness provisions of the criminal code and the implementation of the USA Patriot Act, May 26, 2005