The Struggle for Palestinian Political Prisoners

November 3, 2014

With Sahar Francis, General Director of Ramallah-based Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, a Palestinian NGO providing legal and advocacy support to Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli and Palestinian prisons.

Introduction by Professor George Bisharat

Monday, November 3
5:30 p.m. Refreshments
6:00 p.m. Program Begins
UC Hastings School of Law in San Francisco
Skyroom, 24th floor of 100 McAllister St. (crossroad Leavenworth)

An attorney by training, Sahar Francis joined Addameer in 1998, first as a human rights lawyer, then as head of the Legal Unit. With over sixteen years of human rights experience, including human rights counseling and representation, Ms. Francis also sits on the Board of Defence for Children International – Palestine Section.

Cosponsored by NLG Golden Gate University Chapter, The United People of Color Caucus of the NLG.