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Emilio Estela Esq.

Professor of Latin American and Latino Studies
Adjunct Instructor (Lincoln Center)

Office: Lowenstein 422
Phone: 212-636-6360
Fax: 212-636-7253


Assistant District Attorney, New York County District


BA, Fordham University
JD, Cornell Law School


Crime and Minority Rights
This course is designed to present an overview of the law of crimes. Topics include theories on crime, the reasons why people commit crimes, the purpose of punishment, and specific types of crimes, such as Homicide and Robbery. In addition, the role of race will be discussed within the context of the administration of the criminal justice system. 

Policy Issues & Procedures in Criminal Law

Law & Latino Literature

Crime: A Case Study and Civil Rights Law