The Civil Rights Committee of the New York City Bar Association will be holding an exciting panel event on voting rights on May 10th from 6:30 to 8:30pm. The event, titled “In Defense of Voting Rights: National and State Efforts to Protect the Right to Vote,” will focus on recent developments in voting rights litigation, including discussion of cases pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, and recent litigation and legislative proposals aimed at combating vote dilution, voter registration purges, and partisan gerrymandering in New York.
Below you’ll find information on our esteemed panelists and moderator. To register for the event please follow the instructions on the Registration Page.
Ezra Rosenberg, Co-Director, Voting Rights Project, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Perry Grossman, Senior Staff Attorney, New York Civil Liberties Union
Deuel Ross, Assistant Counsel, NAACP LDF
Sophia Lakin, Staff Attorney, ACLU’s Voting Rights Project
Chiraag Bains, Director of Legal Strategies, Demos
Jessica Huseman, Reporter, ProPublica
Association of the New York City Bar, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036
Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Program Fee: Free for Members | $10 for Non-Members