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Professor Mark Kappelhoff commented on the Justice Department's National Initiative for Building Community Trust and Justice in MinnPost. The National Initiative is a new Justice Department program designed to build trust between…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff was profiled in Minnesota Lawyer on his temporary assignment in the Civil Rights Division at the U.S. Department of Justice, which landed him at the center of the public debate over the rising tensions…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff published an op-ed, entitled "Bringing Human Trafficking to Justice: The Civil Rights Division's Pursuit of Freedom, Rights, and Dignity For Victims of Human Trafficking," in the Huffington Post.…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff, Interim Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Rights Division at the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ),…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff, deputy assistant attorney general in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, delivered the opening statement at the Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination in Geneva,…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff prosecuted two defendants in a federal sex trafficking case in his role as an appointed Special Assistant United States Attorney with the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Minnesota.…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff published an op-ed in MinnPost entitled "Yes, We've Come a Long Way, But America's Civil-Rights Journey Remains Incomplete." In the article, Kappelhoff discussed the importance of enforcing the nation's…
Clinical Professor Mark Kappelhoff will be an expert panelist for a public forum entitled "Sex Trafficking -- A Growing Issue for the Twin Cities." The forum is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Minneapolis, The Women's…
Clinical Professor Mark Kappelhoff will deliver the keynote address at the Anti-Defamation League's Centennial Hate Crimes Conference on September 17, 2013, at the Texas State Capitol in Austin, Texas. Kappelhoff's address,…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff was quoted in a Star Tribune article entitled "Reasons for Female Sex Traffickers are Complex." "Sex trafficking is an equal-opportunity crime," said Kappelhoff. "We've seen men and women prey upon…
Professor Mark Kappelhoff will deliver the keynote address at the Federal Bar Association's 11th Annual Jack Mason Memorial Luncheon. Kappelhoff's speech will focus on the prosecution of federal civil rights violations.