The Aftermath of the Gaza Attack: A Report Back from a Legal Observer on the Ground

March 5, 2009

12:45 PM to 1:45 PM - 105 Boalt Hall, Berkeley School of Law, with Noura Erakat.

Learn what really happened on the ground in Gaza...Law Students for Justice in Palestine along with the Boalt National Lawyers Guild (NLG) invite you to a report back from a member of the NLG delegation to Gaza.

The delegation interviewed doctors, humanitarian aid workers, hospital patients, and many civilians in the process of preparing a report of findings and recommendations on the impacts and implications of the recent hostilities.

Noura Erakat is an adjunct professor of international human rights law in the Middle East at Georgetown University. Most recently she served as Counsel for a Congressional Committee in the House of Representatives. Noura has appeared on national and international television programs including Al Jazeera International, MSNBC, HBO's "Politically Incorrect" and Fox's "The O'Reilly Factor."

She is a graduate of Berkeley Law. Lunch will be provided.