Presented by: The State Bar of Georgia and the Center for Civil and Human Rights
The State Bar of Georgia in conjunction with The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc, will host a Celebration of Civil Rights Milestones CLE program and panel discussion featuring activists in the Selma campaign. The panel will be followed by a reception honoring those members who dedicated their time and energy to these important historic events.
Attend one or all sessions:
3:00 PM - CLE Program: Charles S. Johnson III - The Voting Rights Act of 1965; and Leland Ware - The Civil Rights Act of 1964
5:00 PM - Reception to recognize participation of Georgia Lawyers in the Civil Rights Movement
6:00 PM - The Road to Adoption of the Voting Rights Act Panel, moderated by Dr. Laura Emiko Soltis, Executive Director of Freedom University, and includes these activities in the Selma Campaign:
- Joanne Bland
- Sheyann Webb-Christburg
- Dr. Bernard Lafayette, Jr.
- Charles Mauldin
- Dr. Frederick Douglas Reese
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