Geneva Brown

Professor of Law


M.A., University of Illinois-Chicago 2003
J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School 1993
B.A., University of Wisconsin 1988

Courses Taught & Research Interests

Criminal Law
Juvenile Law

Scholarly Works

White Man’s Justice, Black Man’s Grief: Voting, Felon Disenfranchisement and the Failure of the Social Contract for Reintegration and Rehabilitation, Journal of African Law & Policy (2008).

Book Chapter – Voices from the Bottom of the Well: No Child Left Behind and the Allegory of Equitable Education as a Gateway to Crime and Delinquency (2007).

Brothers Always Die First:  The Failure of the Social Contract and Reinforcement of the Racial Contract that Prohibits the Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Black Male Offenders Into a Free Society (forthcoming).

Little Girl Lost: Secondary Victimization of Teenaged Girls: The Las Vegas Metro and the Use of Material Witness Holds, Cath. U. L. Rev. (2007).

False Confessions and Miranda Warning, Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (Paul Finkelman ed. Routledge 2006).

When the Bough Breaks: Tramautic Paralysis: An Affirmative Defense Battered Mothers, Wm. Mitchell L. Rev. (2005).

Professional Activities

American Society of Criminology
Amnesty International
Black Woman Lawyer’s Association
National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty