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ACLU National Legal Director David Cole will discuss "Defending Liberty in the Trump Era" at the July 11 WJI Salon.
His talk will include a look the major civil liberties cases of the 2018-2019 U.S. Supreme Court term and forecast key cases in the 2019-2020 term. There will be time for a question and answer session after the presentation.
Cole directs a program that includes approximately 1,400 state and federal lawsuits on a broad range of civil liberties issues. (You can read more about him here.)
Please come join us for the Salon at noon, Thursday, July 11, at Riverfront Pizzeria, 509 E. Erie St.
As usual, a buffet lunch will be served. It will include a main dish, pizza, salad, and garlic bread. Vegetarian options will be available. The cost of the buffet is $14. Please make your reservation by 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 9. (Sorry, no refunds for cancellations made after that time.) Click here to reserve your seat and order lunch.
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