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February 10, 2011

Steven Watt from the ACLU’s Human Rights Program will participate in a roundtable discussion on diplomatic assurances against torture at Columbia Law School in New York City.

Join us! The discussion is open to the public:
When: Thursday, February 10, 4:20 – 6:20 pm
Where: Columbia Law School, 435 W 116th Street, Jerome Greene Hall Room 103

Professor Peter Rosenblum, faculty codirector of Columbia Law School’s Human Rights Institute, will moderate the panel discussion, which will also feature:

  • Julia Hall, Amnesty International

  • Felice Gaer, member of the United Nations’ Committee Against Torture and Director of the Jacob Blaustein Institute for the Advancement of Human Rights

  • Ashley Deeks of Columbia Law School and former Assistant Legal Adviser for Political-Military Affairs at the Department of State

  • Naureen Shah of Columbia Law School’s Human Rights Institute and the report’s author.

And if you can’t attend the event, watch it stream live at http://www.law.columbia.edu/human-rights-institute/events/assuranceswebcast.

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