Graduate Legal Researcher
Involuntary Commitment and Drug Induced Homicide
Louis Miyara is a law student and advocate with a focus in criminal justice and drug policy reform. Since joining the lab in 2018, Louis has worked on legal research surrounding drug-induced homicide charges and prescription drug monitoring programs, as well as some of the early research that helped develop our Carceral Resource Index (CRI). He is currently working on data research and aggregation concerning involuntary commitment for substance use disorders. His interests include criminal defense, civil litigation, drug policy, and chess.