CAIR-Chicago invites you to attend the National Lawyers Guild National Convention, taking place on September 3-7, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Both of our attorneys will be speaking at the following panels/workshops:
Guilty Until Proven Innocent: How Federal Law Enforcement Circumvents Constitutional Rights of the Muslim Community – Saturday, Sept. 6th, at 10:30 a.m. (Rabya Khan as moderator; Kevin Vodak as one of the speakers).
Surveillance Self-Defense for Legal Workers and Lawyers – Sunday, Sept. 7th, at 12:30 p.m. (Rabya Khan as one of the speakers).
If you are able to come to Chicago the week of Labor Day, we greatly encourage you to attend this inspiring convention, featuring NLG attorneys and legal workers from throughout the country and a large range of civil rights-oriented panels and workshops. The NLG’s National Immigration Project also has an entire day of educational programs on Wednesday, Sept. 3rd. Continuing Legal Education credits will be available for most of the panels and workshops based on accreditation in Illinois and California.
Register by July 23, 2014 for early bird rates – the NLG also has a sliding scale for registration fees. Details and online registration can be found here: http://www.nlg.org/law-people-2014-national-convention