About us

Welcome to the Legal and Social Issues research laboratory at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.


This is the research lab for Dr. Margaret Alexis Kennedy who is a Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice.

M. Alexis Kennedy,
Department of Criminal Justice
(Josh Hawkins/UNLV Photo Services)

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