BLSA CIVIL RIGHTS PANEL – THE PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE – FEB. 16th
BLSA will host its annual Civil Rights Panel on February 16th in Wade Auditorium at 11:30AM-1:00PM. The panel will consist of speakers reflecting on the Civil Rights Movement and its Future. Our Moderator will be Edward Stanton, United States Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee. Confirmed Panelists: Mike Cody, Esq, Burch Porter & Johnson: defended MLK in Sanitation Strike; Walter Bailey, Esq, brother of D’Army Bailey and one of the lawyers on brief for Tennessee v. Garner before U.S. Supreme Court; Josh Spickler, Esq, Executive Director of Just City; Maureen Holland, Esq., Representative of the Memphis Couple in the landmark Obergefell v. Hodges U.S. Supreme Court case that legalized gay marriage. Please come and join us! Wings will be served!