Defending America’s Courts: The Fight to Maintain a Fair and Impartial Judiciary
Lambda Legal, in partnership with Demos and The American Prospect, invites the public to a lively forum to address the growing influence of special interests on the U.S. court system, the topic of the Prospect’s October special report, “Justice for Sale.”
WHEN:Tuesday, November 1, 2011 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm
WHERE: Demos 220 Fifth Avenue 5th Floor New York, NY 10001
The core issues covered in the special report will be addressed by a panel of prominent judicial experts and journalists, including:
Viveca Novak, journalist and author of “Under the Influence,” which appeared in “Justice For Sale”
Patrick Caldwell, the Prospect’s Writing Fellow and author of “Disorder in the Court,” which appeared in “Justice For Sale”
Kevin Cathcart, Executive Director, Lambda Legal
Opening remarks by Bob Moser, Executive Editor, The American Prospect
Moderated by Tom Hilbink, Senior Program Officer for Transparency & Integrity Fund, Open Society Institute
A Wine and Cheese reception will follow the discussion.
To learn more about the American Prospect “Justice for Sale” report, see this Lambda Legal page.