Our next immigration committee meeting will be August 29 at 12:30. We will meet at the ACLU office, 39 Drumm Street, San Francisco.
Detroit, Michigan has a rich Guild history. Come join fellow Guild members this October 15-19 for a broad selection of panels, workshops, and CLEs at the Law For the People Convention 2008. Reconnect with old friends while making new links to other progressive legal professionals and students.
Funding is available.
Friday, August 22 at 5 pm at Jupiter in Berkeley (jupiterbeer.com)
Please join us to help organize Progressive Lawyering Day set for Sat, September 27 at USF.
Post-Bar Party and Student Attorney Mixer
Fri, August 22, 6-8 pm
Jupiter - 2181 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley
Celebrate our recent graduates' completion of the bar exam and welcome everyone back for another school year by joining us at Jupiter Bar in Berkeley. right next to downtown Berkeley BART!
Our Anti Racism Committee will meet at 6pm at Mission Creek Cafe, 968 Valencia St (between 21st St & Liberty St) in San Francisco. We will discuss Anti-Racism Training among other things.
Our Demonstrations Committee meeting is canceled for August. We will meet next on September 16 at 6 PM.
The Queer Committee of the NLGSF will meet-up on August 14, 6 PM at The Bench & Bar, 2111 Franklin Street in Oakland, near the 19th Street BART stop. This is a mostly social meeting, with only casual political discussions.
Please join us for our monthly mentorship committee meeting on Wednesday August 13, 2008 at 6 pm, at David Weintraub's office in Oakland.
Our next Committee Against Torture meeting will be on Tuesday, August 12 at 6 PM, 2140 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley CA, Suite 601.
Torture as an acceptable interrogation technique is increasingly defended by political and legal figures in positions of power. The NLG maintains what most scholars and human rights activists maintain, that torture is immoral and illegal. Join us for our next committee meeting to organize against torture and its defenders.
Come watch Committing Poetry in Times of War with Special Appearances by Filmmaker Eric Sirotkin and Poet Shahid Buttar. At El Rio bar, 3158 Mission at Cesar Chavez at 7pm on August 11, 2008. $8-$20 sliding scale donation, no one turned away for lack of costs.
Find out more about the film at committingpoetry.com.