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This Tuesday, June 7 at 8:00 P.M. NYC Chapter Co-Vice President Mark Taylor will be interviewed on TrueTalkNYC.com Mark will render his legal expertise on unconstitutional issues ranging from the NYPD’s stop and frisk practices to the legality of Free Speech Zones. Phone lines will be open throughout the program. Listen live Tuesday, June 7, from 8:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M.
Thank you to Jean Stevens (CUNY Law), Nick Easterday (CUNY Law) and Jamal Thomas (Aspirations High School) for waking up early and promoting the work of the NLG-NYC Street Law Team in such a poised and effective manner. Great job!
Turn on your television at 7:20am on Wednesday, May 25, to watch NLG-NYC Street Law Team member Jean Stevens, a CUNY law student who just completed her 1L year, and students from Arturo Schomburg High in the Bronx talk about the importance of knowing your rights when stopped by the police. Learn more about the Street Law Team and request a workshop for your group!
Join the NLG-NYC Next Gen Mentorship Project members on Wednesday, June 1st to thank its founding members and welcome future participants to the program. Food, drinks and good company will abound at the National Lawyers Guild National Office, 132 Nassau Street, Room 922, in Manhattan from 6:00 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.
The Mentorship Project will be restarted in the fall of 2011 to coincide with the start of the school year. Mentors are needed to revamp the program, so please sign up! In the future, the Project’s coordinators will organize quarterly meet-ups and keep all mentors and mentees on a September – June schedule.