UN International Day of Support for Victims of Torture

Justice Luncheon with Anne Richardson and Michael Rapkin, attorneys of Guantánamo Bay detainees. 

Anne Richardson is a local civil rights attorney from the law firm of Hadsell Stormer Keeny Richardson and Renick. She is currently representing a detainee at Guantánamo Bay who comes from Afghanistan.

Michael Rapkin is a long time Los Angeles attorney who began representing detainees in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba in 2005. Michael has been to Guantánamo a few times to meet with his clients. He has been a frequent speaker and op-ed writer on the evils of torture, prosecuting government officials who authorized torture and habeas corpus.

Featuring Interfaith Respondent Rev. Jerry Stinson, Co-Chair of ICUJP.

10:30am Stand Together & End Torture Vigil: Jefferson and Hoover Streets http://ptvla.org/

10:45am Press Conference  - Trip Oldfield (PTV Executive Director -Los Angeles)-   Justin Connolly (HRW - Director of Human Rights Watch Council – LA         -   Paul Kato (Torture survivor clients from PTV - Uganda)-   IICUJP representative-   LAFLA representative

11:30am ICUJP Justice Luncheon w/ Guantánamo Attorneys Anne Richardson & Michael Rapkin  United University Church, 817 W 34th St, LA, CA 90089;



ICUJP's torture awareness month:  http://www.icujp.org/content/icujp-programming-torture-awareness-month.

Please contact ICUJP if you have any questions  tel. 213-748-1643 email icujp@pacbell.net

June 26, 2014 at 10:30am - 1:30pm
United University Church
817 W 34th St
Los Angeles 90089
United States
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Holly Brown
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