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!
Please join us for our monthly mentorship committee meeting on Monday, July 7, 2008 at 6 pm, location TBA.
The Executive Board of the NLGSF generally meets every first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm, alternating between the East Bay and San Francisco. Meetings are open to all Bay Area chapter members in good standing.
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.
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
Criminal Defense Attorney, Law Office of Wazhma Mojaddidi and Attorney for Defendant in United States v. Hamid Hayat
John Yoo, the key author of Justice Department memos authorizing and providing cover for the illegal torture of U.S. military detainees, is presently a law professor at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall). Support our letter to UC Berkeley Chancellor Robert Birgeneau, urging him to investigate whether Yoo's conduct violated the Faculty Code of Conduct.
The next Bay Area Military Law Task Force meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 25, 2008 at 7 p.m. at the Law Offices of Jane R. Kaplan, 3050 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705, 510/848-4752, x4.
The office is 2 blocks from the Ashby BART.
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.
Our next Anti Racism Committee meeting will be on Monday, June 23rd at 6:30 PM in Oakland.