Monday April 1, 2013
Breakfast Bites with Association of Women Law Students8:30 - 9:30 am - Lobby Table
Stop by and grab breakfast with the Association of Women Law Students! Contact : Danielle LeJeune
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Breakfast Bites with Law Students for Reproductive Justice9:30 - 10:30 am - Lobby Table
Stop by and grab breakfast with Law Students for Reproductive Justice! Contact : Katie Ginnane
Law Week Keynote AddressNoon - 1 pm - Room 170
The Student Bar Association will host the Law Week Keynote Address with speaker Michael Manely, Esq.
Michael Manely is a Georgia State alum (J.D. '89) and is Managing Partner of the Manely Firm PC, specializing in family law. The Manely Firm is dedicated to bridging the gap between justice and families by offering our clients caring, thorough and purposeful legal support at a very competitive cost.
On December 5, 2012, Mr. Manely argued before the United States Supreme Court in Chafin v. Chafin on behalf of U.S. Army Sgt. Jeff Chafin who was trying to regain custody of his daughter, Eris, 5 who resides in Scotland. On Feb. 19, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of Sgt. Chafin, holding that American courts could get involved in a custody dispute even if the child in question resides in another country.Contact : Michelli Rivera
WestLaw Goodies!Noon - 2 pm - Lobby Table
WestLaw will be giving out wonderful little goodies! Please stop by! Contact : Joe Huffman
Afternoon Law Bites with Phi Alpha Delta2:30 - 4 pm - Lobby Table
Stop by and grab an afternoon snack with Phi Alpha Delta! :) Contact : Pari Fakhrzadeh
Proceedings in Immigration Court; The Removal Process5 - 6 pm - Room 170
The School-to-Prison Pipeline: Law Enforcement + School Discipline = Educational Injustice?5 - 6 pm - Room 100
The American Constitution Society and the Child Advocacy Society present:
Rob Rhodes, Director of Projects at Georgia Appleseed
Caren Cloud, Staff Attorney at the Truancy Intervention Project
Randee Waldman, Director of Emory's Juvenile Defender Clinic
Marlyn Tillman, ACLU Community Organizer
to discuss the school-to-prison pipeline, a system of recrementitious school discipline policies which remove students from the classroom and push them into the juvenile justice system.
Join us for Cuban cuisine!Contact : Tiffany Nichols
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