In the United States today, we are witnessing the gradual deterioration of the legal rights, civil liberties and humane policies for which our government once stood. In response to terrorist threats, security on all levels is expanding along with concerns over the reach of new security techniques and mechanisms.
Please join our panel of legal experts as they examine new security measures – and the arguments for public concern over issues of privacy, exploitation and official misconduct.
What: Increased Security: Necessity or Excuse?
When: Thursday, November 30, 2006
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Speakers: Flint Taylor, People’s Law Office
Police Misconduct and Brutality
Kalman Resnick, noted immigration attorney
Immigration Citizenship Delay Bias
Edwin Yonka, Communications Director for ACLU Illinois
Habeus Corpus & The Military Commissions Act of 2006
Kalim Fuzail, President of the Muslim Bar Association
Torture and the War on Terror in The Courts
Moderated by: Rabya Khan, Community Activist
Where: Grace Place
637 S. Dearborn Street
(between Harrison and Polk)
This event is open to everyone who wishes to be part of this important and educational discussion. For information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is being sponsored by The Jewish Council on Urban Affairs, The Chicago Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, The Chicago Chapter of the National Lawyers’ Guild
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