Kittayarak, Kittipong; Martin, Peter W.
From the video archives of the Cornell Law School Heritage Project. The interviewer is Peter W. Martin; the videographer, Jae-Hyon Ahn. This video contains an interview with Kittipong Kittayarak, Cornell Law School LLM 1983, covering his initial impressions of U.S. legal education and Cornell, his experience while a student in Ithaca, his subsequent graduate work in the U.S. and work on Thai criminal law reform. (Duration 41:12) The initial phase of this project was sponsored by a generous grant from the law firm of Sutherland Asbill and Brennan LLP.
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Kittayarak, Kittipong; Thailand; Chulalongkorn University; Growth in Cornell's LLM program; Hughes Hall; Adjusting to the Socratic Method; Barcelo, John J.; Hudec, Robert; Johnson, Sheri Lynn; Fullbright Fellowship; Stanford University Law School, JSD; Criminal law reform; Constitutional and bureaucratic reform; Thai Constitution of 1997; Ministry of Justice; Independent judiciary; Drug diversion program; Alternative sanctions; Restorative justice; Legal education in Thailand; Adversary system; Right to counsel; Other rights of the accused; Thai legal history; Judicial role; Eisenhower Fellow; The beauty of Cornell; LLM 1983