New York University School of Laws Center on Law and Security and Harpers Magazine will host a panel of legal experts in an open forum to discuss methods available to the government to reckon with a legacy of human rights abuses. The panel, called After Torture: Discussing a Plan for Justice in the Post-Bush Era, will take place on Thursday, December 4, 2008, at NYU School of Law, Lipton Hall, 108 W. 3rd Street (between Macdougal and Sullivan Streets). The event is free and open to the public. To RSVP, please call 212.992.8854 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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- WHAT: After Torture: Discussing a Plan for Justice in the Post-Bush Era
- WHO: Hon. Elizabeth Holzman, co-chair, government relations practice, Herrick Feinstein LLP; Scott Horton, contributor, Harpers Magazine, adjunct professor, Columbia Law School; Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.); Burt Neuborne, Inez Milholland Professor of Civil Liberties, NYU School of Law; Michael Ratner, Center for Constitutional Rights; Antonio Taguba, U.S. Army, Ret.; Luke Mitchell, moderator, senior editor, Harpers Magazine
- WHEN: Thursday, December 4, 2008, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
- WHERE: NYU School of Law, Lipton Hall, 108 W. 3rd Street (between Macdougal and Sullivan Streets; Subways: A, B, C, D, E, F, V (West 4th Street))
The Center on Law and Security at NYU School of Law is a bipartisan research and policy institute that is committed to examining the legal dimensions of counterterrorism and national security in the age of terror. The Center brings together national and international experts including policymakers, law enforcement officials, legal scholars, journalists, and others in an arena that generates local, national, and international awareness of security issues.