Thursday, April 3 2008
Marjorie Cohn addresses Fallbrook Dem Club
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Fallbrok Public Utilities Department -990 E Mission Road -Across from Circle-K
990 East Mission Road
Fallbrook, CA 92028
Marjorie Cohn to address Fallbrook Democratic Club
Marjorie Cohn, noted author, attorney and constitutional scholar from San Diego will speak between 8:00 PM and 9:00 PM.
Professor Cohn is president of the National Lawyers Guild. She lectures throughout the world on international human rights and U.S. foreign policy. A news consultant for CBS News, and a legal analyst for Court TV, she also provides legal and political commentary on BBC, CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, NPR and Pacifica Radio.
Author of Cowboy Republic: Six Ways the Bush Gang Has Defied the Law:
In Cowboy Republic, Marjorie Cohn offers a penetrating analysis of the six most important ways in which the Bush administration has weakened the rule of law. Cohn, a respected legal scholar, details the illegal invasion and occupation of Iraq; the policy of torture; war crimes; Guantanamo’s kangaroo courts; unconstitutional laws; and the unlawful surveillance of American citizens. She concludes with practical ways to strengthen the rule of law domestically and internationally, including both political and legal remedies.
Bring prospective members, friends, neighbors.