Representing Arab and Muslim-Americans in Challenging Times

Representing Arab and Muslim-Americans in Challenging Times

Friday, September 29, 2017 at 12:30-4:15 pm

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, Room 405

 

Co-Sponsored by Project South, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, US Human Rights Network

 Pending approval of 3 hours Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Credit through the Louisiana State Bar

 

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS

Azadeh N. Shahshahani, Project South, Atlanta, GA

William P. Quigley, Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

Vanessa Spinazola, US Human Rights Network

 

 

Agenda

12:30 pm        Lunch Served

12:55 pm        Welcoming Remarks – Program Co-Chairs

1:00 pm          When the FBI Comes Knocking: Representing Clients approached by Law Enforcement for questioning

Rachel Conner, Criminal Defense Attorney

 
1:30 pm          Liberty for All?: What to do when public institutions engage religious discrimination

Bruce Hamilton,  ACLU Foundation of Louisiana

2:15 pm          When the American Dream is Denied to Some: Challenging naturalization and Green Card delays

Hiroko Kusuda, Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice,  Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

Laila Hlass, Tulane University Law School

3:15 pm          Update on the Muslim Ban and Combating Islamophobia

Azadeh N. Shahshahani, Project South, Atlanta, GA

Manzoor Cheema, Project South     

4:15 pm          Adjourn

 

 

 

WHEN
September 29, 2017 at 12:30pm - 4:30pm
WHERE
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, Room 405
CONTACT
Azadeh Shahshahani · · 404-622-0602

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