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Mary Leary

Mary G. Leary, J.D.

Associate Professor

Phone: 202-319-6612
E-mail: leary@law.edu

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Blog:
http://mirrorofjustice.blogs.com/mirrorofjustice/

Expertise:

• Exploitation of Children and Women
• Human Trafficking
• Criminal Procedure
• Fourth Amendment and Technology
• Child Pornography
• Family and Interpersonal Violence
• Criminal Law

School: Columbus School of Law

Media Appearances

  • April 21, 2014

    New York Times

    Leary was quoted in a story about fighting an array of sex crimes.

  • December 14, 2011

    Diane Rhem Show WAMU 88.5 | NPR

    Leary participated in a program about the case against former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky who was charged with sexually abusing 10 boys. She spoke about the troubling questions raised by this case about child sex abuse generally, including just how prevalent it is, how it's reported, and the help available to victims.

Leading authority on the prosecution of child abuse
Leary is a former prosecutor and is the former director of the National Center for the Prosecution of Child Abuse at the NDAA and a consultant for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

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Katie Lee
Director of Communications
202-319-5600 or leect@cua.edu

Mary McCarthy Hines
Media Relations Specialist
202-319-6972
mccarthym@cua.edu

Tom Haederle
Public Affairs Director
Columbus School of Law
202-319-5438 or haederle@law.edu