Gideon at 50: What the Right to Counsel Means Today
Please join us for dinner and a screening of the newly-released 30-minute documentary “Defending Gideon” narrated by Martin Sheen and produced by the Constitution Project, followed by a panel discussion.
Tara Allen, Assistant Federal Defender, District of RI
Gerald J. Coyne, Deputy Attorney General, RIAG
Debra Krupp, Training Coordinator, Committee for Public Counsel Services, MA
Magistrate Charles J. Levesque – Family Court, former RI State Senator
The Honorable John J. McConnell – U.S. District Court, RI
Mary McElroy – The Public Defender, RI
Moderators: Dean Andy Horwitz & Professor Priya Lakhi, Acting Director, Criminal Defense Clinic
Sponsored by: The Alliance, the American Civil Liberties Union – RWU Law Student Chapter, The Association for Public Interest Law, the Criminal Law Society, and the Multicultural Law Students Association
Questions? Call Amy Lanoie, 254-4650.