The 2nd Annual Joint Symposium on Forensics and Law in St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be convened on Friday November 17 and Saturday November 18, 2017.
The event is being hosted by the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Bar Association and the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Medical Association, in conjunction with the Sir Arnott Cato Foundation and the Impact For Justice project of the Caribbean Law Institute and Faculty of Law, Cave Hill Campus.
Friday’s Session will convene at the National Insurance Services (NIS) Conference room, while Saturday’s Session will be held at the Lecture Hall of the Trinity School of Medicine, at Ratho Mill.
The program will feature lecture presentations from Forensic pathologists, as well as a Judge and Jurist from Canada, the United States of America and the United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados.
Subjects such as “Body recovered from Water”; “whiskey guns and ammo”; “death on a cell”; “Medical Negligence”; “Mass casualties”; “Blood pattern analysis”; “DNA”; “Body in a bag”; “Body in a skip”; “Fatal Child Abuse” and “What you don’t know could hurt you” will be covered.
A Panel discussion on the Death Penalty will round up the 2 day affair.