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.
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817 W 34th St
Los Angeles 90089
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