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Voting Behind Bars: A panel discussion on voting rights of people in the criminal justice system (Registration Required)

Host

  • 7th Circuit Bar Association

When

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 3:00pm

Where

Dirksen Federal Courthouse
219 S. Dearborn St.
James B. Parsons Memorial Courtroom 2525
Chicago, IL 60604

When

Description

Part IV of a FREE Multi-Part CLE Series
on Voting Rights:

VOTING BEHIND BARS: A panel discussion on voting rights of people in the criminal justice system

Light Reception to Follow

Featuring:

  • Nancy Abudu, Legal Director, ACLU of Florida
  • Leah Aden, Senior Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund
  • Nasir Blackwell, Community Organizer, Inner-City Muslim Action Network (IMAN)
  • Dr. Christina Rivers, Associate Professor of Political Science, DePaul University & Coordinator, Law & Politics Think Tank, Stateville Correctional Center

Moderated by:

  • Ami Gandhi, Director of Voting Rights & Civic Empowerment, Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights

**Although this event is free, space is limited. Please RSVP to: dgroboski@ag-ltd.com.

IL, IN and WI CLE credit - 1.5 hours credit anticipated.

Presented by the Seventh Circuit Bar Association Diversity and Inclusion Committee