Boalt Hosts Conference on Human and Civil Rights Abuses
The Boalt Hall International Human Rights Student Board will host “Holding the U.S. Accountable: Human and Civil Rights Abuses Post-9/11” on Saturday, March 15. The conference will feature two panels promoting awareness of the changing human rights environment in the United States. The keynote speech will be given at 1 p.m. by James Brosnahan, partner at Morrison & Foerster and lead counsel for John Walker Lindh. Panelists include, U.S. Magistrate Judge Ed Chen and Lucas Guttentag, founding director of the Immigrants’ Rights Project of the ACLU.
The conference will begin at 8:30 a.m. in 140 Boalt. All events are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Erin Campbell at 510-643-8010 or firstname.lastname@example.org.