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Vigilance in the Defense of Liberty and Freedom
A Conversation with Legendary Civil Rights Attorney Fred Gray and LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn IfillEvent Date(s):May 16, 2013African American Civil War Museum1925 Vermont Avenue, NW (Vermont & U Street)Washington, DC
As part of our ongoing effort to bring important conversations to the public and in recognition of almost six decades after the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education, LDF is hosting a special event in Washington, DC tonight:
Event Date(s):April 10, 2013500 Pearl Street Courtroom 15CNew York, NY
Criminal Justice in the 21st Century: The Challenge to Protect Individual Freedoms, Civil Rights and Our SafetyEvent Date(s):April 5, 2013St. John’s School of Law8000 Utopia ParkwayQueens, NY 11439
Vincent Southerland, LDF Assistant Counsel of the Criminal Justice Practice, will be a panelist at the "St. Johns School of Law JCRED Criminal Justice Symposium" on April 5, 2013, on Juveniles and Criminal Law. Fellow panelists and he will investigate juveniles’ unique experience in the criminal justice system, including particularized challenges for racial minority youth.
Event Date(s):March 2, 2013The Saint James Hotel1200 Water AvenueSelma, AL 36701
On February 27, 2013, the United State Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Shelby County, Alabama v. Holder, one of the most important voting rights cases of our generation.
Event Date(s):January 17, 2013
On Thursday, January 17, 2013, our friends at the prestigious civil rights law firm Murphy, Falcon & Murphy hosted a reception in honor of Sherrilyn A.
Event Date(s):November 13, 2012NAACP LDF99 Hudson Street, 16th FloorNew York, NY 10013
Please join LDF for registration day for our "Know Your Rights" Academy.
Event Date(s):November 11, 2012Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart1200 Stuart RoadPrinceton, NJ 08540
On Sunday, November 11, 2012 the Princeton Committee of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) will hold its annual Fall Reception & Program at the Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart in Princeton, NJ. The afternoon will begin with the program at 4:00 PM with a reception to follow.
Event Date(s):November 1, 2012New York Hilton & Towers Hotel1335 Avenue of the AmericasNew York, NY
Storm update Nov 1, 2012:
LDF is pleased to announce that we are going forward with the NEJAD dinner this evening, Thursday, November 1, 2012 as planned.
While this has been a tough time in the aftermath of the hurricane, we encourage those who were planning to come to join us, take a break from the past few days, and celebrate the continued pursuit of justice.
Event Date(s):July 12, 2012 (All day) - July 15, 2012 (All day)Airlie Conference CenterWarrenton, VA
Please note: This CAPCON AIRLIE event is invitation only.
Event Date(s):June 17, 2012
The Silent March to End Stop and Frisk
Join Civil Rights, Faith, Labor and Community groups in a silent march against NYC's "Stop and Frisk" Policy! On Father's Day, let's stand together to show that New Yorkers refuse to let our children be victimized by racial profiling.
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