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Civil Rights Discussion

The Portland chapter of the National Lawyers Guild
invites you to attend an important talk about
the devastating assaults on our right to
free speech, public assembly and dissent since 9/11
WHEN: Friday November 5th, 5:30 - 7:00

WHERE: The First Methodist Church, SW 18th Street and Jefferson, Fireside Room

WHO: Michael Avery and Elden Rosenthal

WHAT: Learn about the USA PATRIOT ACT, current civil rights litigation, the Brandon Mayfield case, and more


Michael Avery is the current national President of the National Lawyers Guild, the founder of the National Police Accountability Project, and a professor at Suffolk University Law School in Boston.

Elden Rosenthal is a prominent Portland-based civil rights attorney who is currently representing Brandon Mayfield.