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 an Associate Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice.

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


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