Pro Bono Gifts: Holiday Tales of Good Deeds From the Legal World
December 18, 2008
Hosted by Squire Patton Boggs
Holiday Tales of Good Deeds from the Legal World With Christmas and Hanukkah just one week away, we bring you a special show focused on some of the legal work done in the past year to help those in need fully access to the nation's legal system. Now that the 2008 election season is over,Former Secretary of Transportation Rodney Slater and litigator John Oberdorfer discuss how the legal world helped citizens seeking to exercise their right to vote. Therese Finian and James Muchmore talk about the Pro Bono Veteran's Consortium that's doing so much to help our nation's veterans with a variety of legal needs. Rod Boggs, Executive Director of the Washington Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights, and litigator Rick Talisman discuss a landmark legal case that helped confront discrimination against African Americans visiting one city in the USA. Finally, Judith Sandler from the Children's Law Center in Washington and Karen Thiel talk about the policy and legal needs of our nation's young people.
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