The MD Chapter of NLG to Host the Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference on Saturday, April 14, 2018

The Maryland Chapter of The National Lawyers Guild invites you to join us for the Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference – Saturday, April 14, 2018, 9:00 A.M. to 3:45 P.M. at the University of Baltimore John and Frances Angelos Law Center, 1401 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201

Registration: via Eventbrite or Facebook ; Flyer in PDF format: click here

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Karsonya (“Kaye”) Wise Whitehead, Associate Professor, African & African American Studies, Loyola University, Baltimore, Maryland, author of RaceBrave (2016) and other books, and host of daily public radio program, Today with Dr. Kaye on WEAA 88.9 FM

Conference Workshops: advanced legal observer training, inner city housing issues,  water affordability, preemptive policing of Muslim groups, law student organizing, peace in Korea, challenging police brutality through the courts, making unions great again, and the Freedom of Information Act in the Trump era

Food: continental breakfast and choice of box lunches included in Conference fee

Post-Conference Freddie Gray/West Baltimore Uprising Bus Tour: a bus tour from 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. of significant locations of the West Baltimore Uprising and the trail of Freddie Gray’s “rough ride” in police custody that led to his death in 2015.  (Separate registration and fee required.)  Tour led by residents of the West Baltimore community and Marshall “Eddie” Conway, social activist, former Black Panthers leader, and former political prisoner who served 40 years in prison

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