Shon Hopwood: From Bank Robber To Law Professor
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Shon Hopwood to discuss his 11 years in federal prison for committing a bank robbery, his journey to becoming a law professor at Georgetown University, his views on mandatory minimums, and more. Watch Dave Rubin’s full interview with Shon Hopwood here:
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Shon Hopwood is an Associate Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center, where he is an expert on federal courts, criminal procedure (including federal sentencing), and prisoners’ rights. Shon’s unusual legal journey began not at law school, but federal prison, where he learned to write briefs for other prisoners. Shon’s incredible story of second chances and success after failure has been featured in the The New York Times, The Washington Post, The New Yorker, NPR, and most recently, on 60 Minutes. He is the author of the memoir Law Man: My Story of Robbing Banks, Winning Supreme Cases and Finding Redemption, and an advocate for criminal justice reform.