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June 14, 2023 CHAIR CHAT

Episode 42: Sarah Adams-Schoen

This week's Chair Chat features a discussion with University of Oregon School of Law Assistant Professor and ABA Section of State and Local Government Law Council Member Sarah Adams-Schoen about American zoning law and the endurance of Jim Crow. Watch the full chat below!

This Bar year, Section Chair Juan R. Thomas will host esteemed guests and colleagues for a weekly Chair Chat. This platform is designed to bring together legal scholars, advocates, thought leaders and activists committed to fighting for social justice, protecting our democracy, and upholding the rule of law, and to share strategies for tackling the existing and emerging civil rights issues facing our country. 

Guest Speaker

  • Sarah Adams-Schoen,  Assistant Professor, University of Oregon School of Law; Council Member, ABA Section of State and Local Government Law 


  • Juan R. Thomas, Chair, ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice; Of Counsel, Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A.


The White Supremacist Structure ofAmerican Zoning Law | Sarah Adams-Schoen

Dismantling Segregationist Land Use Controls | Sarah Adams-Schoen

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America | By Richard Rothstein

ABA Section of State and Local Government Law

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