Upcoming Events

PLD Planning Meeting

July 20, 2008

PLD Planning meeting
Sunday, July 20 at 2 pm
at Darin's house in Oakland

Please join us to help prepare for the Bay Area-wide student organized Progressive Lawyering Day conference to be held on Sat, September 27 at USF.

New Immigration Court Rules MCLE

July 17, 2008

Thursday, July 17, 2008, 12:00 - 1:30 PM
MCLE credit 1 hour
Free to all

Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
405 Howard Street, San Francisco
(BART/Muni Montgomery)
Check in with reception, 10th Floor
Brownbag held in Cafeteria, 8th Floor

New Nationwide Rules For Practice in Immigration Court

The new Immigration Court Practice Manual becomes the nationwide guide to the court's rules and procedures July 2, 2008. What does this mean for your pending or new case?

Queer Committee Meeting

July 10, 2008

We are having our NLGSF Queer Committee meeting on Thursday, July 10, from 6-8 PM. It will take place at The LGBT Center, 1800 Market St in San Francisco, Room 305. Food will be provided!!

Among other agenda items, we will be discussing this summer's launch of the transgender know your rights project. Please come to hear what we are up to, discuss current issues that we can focus on, and enjoy good company!

Immigration Committee Meeting

June 27, 2008

Please join us at 12:30 on Friday, June 27th at the ACLU building, 39 Drumm Street, 2nd floor for our monthly NLG Immigration Committee meeting. The primary topic will be the continuing raids response work including motions to redetermine, individual representation, motions to suppress, and time permitting, strategy for responding to future raids.

Criminal Justice and the "War on Terror:" Defending Individuals Accused of Terrorism

June 26, 2008

The Bay Area Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society and the NLGSF present:

Criminal Justice and the "War on Terror:" Defending Individuals Accused of Terrorism

Featuring:

Wazhma Mojaddidi
Criminal Defense Attorney, Law Office of Wazhma Mojaddidi and Attorney for Defendant in United States v. Hamid Hayat

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Progressive Lawyering Day planning meeting

June 24, 2008

Progressive Lawyering Day (PLD) planning meeting
Tuesday, June 24, 2008, 7 pm at USF, Kendrick Hall Room 104 (2199 Fulton at Shrader)
directions here: http://www.usfca.edu/law/about/shared-content/VisitingCampus/VisitingCampus.html

Please join us for a PLD planning meeting to discuss keynote speaker options, panel topic ideas, and work on the logistics of the day's event. This is a great opportunity to meet other NLG student activists and collaborate on the largest student-run NLG event of the year in the Bay Area.

The People's Advocate at the San Francisco Black Film Festival

June 5, 2008

The National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter copresents The People's Advocate: The Life & Times of Charles R. Garry with the San Francisco Black Film Festival

The National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter is pleased to co-present The People's Advocate: The Life & Times of Charles R. Garry
directed by Hrag Yedalian at the 10th Annual San Francisco Black Film Festival, June 4-6 and June 11-15, 2008.

Black Power to Green Scare: The Criminalization of Dissent in the U.S.

June 5, 2008

The Center for Constitutional Rights and NLGSF present…

BLACK POWER TO GREEN SCARE:
The Criminalization of Dissent in the United States
Thursday, June 5, 2008
6:30 PM
Women's Building
3543 18th St #8
San Francisco, CA 94110

Join the Center for Constitutional Rights for an engaging and important discussion exploring the criminalization of dissent historically and in the era of the so-called "war on terror." Hear from directly impacted communities and the attorneys and grassroots organizers struggling against repression.

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