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LACIS Lecture Series: "Chile's Political Crisis and the Pinochet Constitution"

Presented by Javier Couso, Professor of Constitutional Law, Universidad Diego Portales and Utrecht University

Event Details

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
12:30-1:30 p.m.
After weeks of massive protests both peaceful and riotous, the gov't of Chile has announced that it will move toward a constitutional convention to replace the 1980 constitution, put in place by the Pinochet military regime. Professor Couso will appear by Skype to discuss why Chile needs a new constitution, and what are the different avenues by which this can happen. With Alexandra Huneeus & Heinz Klug, UW-Madison.

Lunch & beverages will be served on a first-come, first-served basis.