Events Archive

April 13, 2005
Discussion
ICLU Forum on the USA Patriot Act

Speaker: Fran Quigley, '97, ICLU Executive Director
Time: 4:30-5:30 pm
Location: Room 259
Contact: Please contact Chalanta Shockley: (274-1917)

Mr. Quigley will discuss the Patriuot Act that became law following the 9/11 tragedies. Critics charge that the Patriot Act authorizes government to encroach into individuals' basic human rights, particularly the right to privacy, free speech, and fair trial. Sponsors: Program in International Human Rights Law, International Human Rights Society, Committee on Diversity, ICLU, Equal Justice Works, Feminist Law Society and Amnesty International