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Fourth Annual Forum on Civil and Human Rights in Puerto Rico

October 3, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| Free

Co-sponsored by the Puerto Rican Bar Association and the National Lawyers Guild International Committee, the Fourth Annual Forum on Civil and Human Rights in Puerto Rico will explore issues concerning Puerto Rico’s territorial status including:

  • The legal implications of framing a resolution
  • Constitutional jurisprudence
  • Human rights principles
  • International law

El Pueblo Decide: Legal Constructions, Consequences and Considerations for the Future of Puerto Rico’s Political Status

Moderator:
Juan Cartagena, Esq.
President & General Counsel, Latino Justice PRLDEF

Panelists:
Julio Fontanet Maldonado, Esq.
Dean, Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico, School of Law

Jose Luis Morin, Esq.
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Stella and Charles Guttman Community College

Olga Sanabria Davila
Executive Secretary, Committee for Puerto Rico at the United Nations

Xavier Romeu-Matta, Esq.
Former Secretary of Economic Development and Commerce of Puerto Rico

Please RSVP by September 27, 2013 to: rsvp@prba.net

Details

Date:
October 3, 2013
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Puerto Rican Bar Association
Phone:
347.244.7132
Email:
Website:
http://www.prba.net/

Venue

W401
185 West Broadway, New York, 10013 United States
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Website:
www.nyls.edu