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7:00 pm Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Problem of Unjust Laws: What if the Courts (or the Voters) are Wrong?

Brown University

Petteruti Lounge in the Stephen Robert ‘62 Campus Center

7:00 pm

A lecture by Fr. Dominic Legge, OP (Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception)

Co-sponsored the Brown-RISD Catholic Community

Free and open to the public

Speaker Bio:

Fr. Dominic Legge, O.P., is the Assistant Director of the Thomistic Institute and an Assistant Professor in systematic theology at the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. He is the author of The Trinitarian Christology of St. Thomas Aquinas. He holds a J.D. from Yale Law School, a Ph.L. from the School of Philosophy of the Catholic University of America, and a doctorate in Sacred Theology from the University of Fribourg. He entered the Order of Preachers in 2001 and was ordained a priest in 2007. He practiced law for several years as a trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice before becoming a Dominican. 

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