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

and

Steven T. Wax
Author of Kafka Comes to America: Fighting for Justice in the War on Terror, Federal Public Defender for the District of Oregon (1983-present) and Attorney for Portland lawyer Brandon Mayfield and seven Guantanamo Bay detainees

Thursday, June 26, 2008
12:00 pm
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Embarcadero Center West
275 Battery Street, Suite 3000
San Francisco, California

This is a brownbag lunch event.

The American Constitution Society is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider. This activity has been approved for 1.0 hours of MCLE credit.

Come hear these criminal defense attorneys share compelling tales from the trenches of the so-called "War on Terror" and discuss how prosecutions threaten essential liberties.