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|College of Marin: Michael Ratner and Lynne Stewart in person|
|Date||Saturday February 24|
|Time||2:00 PM - 4:00 PM|
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College of Marin, Student Services Center Cafeteria
835 College Avenue, Kentfield
FIGHTING BACK against torture, false imprisonment and denial of basic legal and democratic rights
Lynne Stewart - New York criminal defense attorney; falsely convicted of conspiracy to aid and abet terrorism, Lynne faces 28 months in federal prison. Currently out on bail and appealing her sentence.
Michael Ratner - President, Center for Constitutional Rights; initiated landmark war crimes/torture lawsuit in Germany against Donald Rumsfeld and Alberto Gonzales
Jeff Mackler - Director, Mobilization to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal
Tickets $20, available at the door. No one turned away for lack of funds.
Sponsors: Students for Social Responsibility, Marin Peace and Justice Coalition, Social Justice Center of Marin, Lynne Stewart Defense Committee, Mobilization to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal