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Bryan A. Stevenson

Biography

Bryan A. Stevenson

Bryan Stevenson is the Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative. Since graduating from Harvard Law School and the Harvard School of Government, he has secured relief for dozens of condemned prisoners, argued five times before the Supreme Court, and won national acclaim for his work challenging bias against the poor and people of color. He has won numerous awards, including the MacArthur Foundation "Genius" Grant.

Bryan A. Stevenson

Books by Bryan A. Stevenson

by Bryan A. Stevenson - Criminal Law, Nonfiction, Politics, Social Issues, Young Adult 13+

In this very personal work --- proceeds of which will go to charity --- Bryan Stevenson recounts many and varied stories of his work as a lawyer in the U.S. criminal justice system on behalf of those in society who have experienced some type of discrimination and/or have been wrongly accused of a crime and who deserve a powerful advocate and due justice under the law. Through the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), an organization Stevenson founded as a young lawyer and for which he currently serves as Executive Director, this important work continues.