Sunday, March 29, 2015
Calendar: Human Rights
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Wednesday, March 18, 2015
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Fighting for Civil Rights, Fighting Against Anti-Semitism: Ken Marcus from the Brandeis Center for Human Rights
Kenneth L. Marcus, president and general counsel of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, will speak about fighting anti-semitism on campus. Lunch will be served.
Contact: Danit Tal
Sponsor: Jewish Law Students Association; Brandeis Center for Human Rights

WB121
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
12:00 PM
"Nelson Mandela as a Statesman," a Lunch with Richard Goldstone
Richard Goldstone, an adjunct professor at UVA Law, is the former chief prosecutor of the U.N. international criminal tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda. He served as a judge in South Africa for 23 years, the last nine as a justice of the Constitutional Court.
Contact: Donna-Maria Green
Sponsor: Human Rights Program

Purcell Reading Room
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
04:00 PM
"Challenges for the Inter-American System of Rights Protection" with Camilo Sanchez
Contact: Donna-Maria Green
Sponsor: Human Rights Program

Purcell Reading Room
Monday, March 30, 2015
11:45 AM
The State of Abortion Law
Casey Mattox, senior counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom, will address the current state of abortion law in America. He will focus on pending abortion-related litigation, including lawsuits arising from state efforts to protect the unborn and state funding of abortion. Lunch will be provided.
Contact: Daniel McBride
Sponsor: Advocates for Life at Virginia Law (AFL)

WB101
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
04:00 PM
"Recognizing the Rights of LGBT Communities Through U.S. Human Rights and Development Policy," with Mark Bromley '95
Mark Bromley is the council chair for The Council for Global Equality, an organization providing an American voice on international lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender human rights concerns. He previously worked for Global Rights for 11 years.
Contact: Donna-Maria Green
Sponsor: Human Rights Program; Lambda Law Alliance

Purcell Reading Room
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