Hate Crime Against Immigrants: A Discussion The Diversity Committee of the Federal Bar Association-Minnesota Chapter, along with Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P., the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers, the Somali American Bar Association, the American Constitution Society, Minneapolis-St. Paul Lawyer Chapter, and the Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association are pleased to host the third in a series of four CLE events exploring the topic of hate crime.
This discussion will focus on the issue of hate crime against immigrants. It will feature an expert panel comprised of Mohamed Omar, executive director of the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center; several experts from Minnesota-based organizations; and Cynthia Deitle, a nationally renowned speaker and current director of programs and operations at the Matthew Shepard Foundation.
Details: Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m (with a reception). Location: Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center 8201 Park Ave S. Bloomington, Minnesota 55420
Speakers: Jaylani Hussein (moderator/panelist) Executive Director of the Minnesota Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) Cynthia Deitle Programs and Operations Director at Matthew Shepard Foundation and former Supervisory Special Agent of the FBI’s Hate Crimes, Color of Law, Human Trafficking and Abortion Extremism Programs Deepinder Singh Mayell Director of the James H. Binger Center for New Americans’ Education and Outreach Program, University of Minnesota Law School Mohamed Omar Executive Director of the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center Robin Phillips Executive Director of The Advocates for Human Rights
Registration: This is a free event. FBA membership is not required to attend. Please register here by the end of the day Thursday, April 19th.
CLE Credit: One hour of elimination-of-bias CLE credit will be applied for.
This is a free event. FBA membership is not required to attend. Please register here by the end of the day Thursday, April 19th. CLE Credit: One hour of elimination-of-bias CLE credit will be applied for.
Individuals who request accommodations should contact Nadia Anguiano-Wehde (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least 10 days in advance of the CLE date.
We hope you can make it! Sincerely, Alia Abdi Nadia Anguiano-Wehde Amran Farah Rick Linsk Members, Diversity Committee of the Federal Bar Association-Minnesota Chapter