IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the University of California, Irvine School of Law:
EVENT: First annual UC Irvine School of Law Al Meyerhoff Public Interest Lecture. Noted civil rights attorney Connie Rice will speak on "2010 A Freedom Odyssey: Achieving King's Mandate for 'Radical Reconstruction of Society' Through Law"
WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 14, 4:30 pm, with reception to follow.
WHERE: UC Irvine Student Center. Parking, $8.00 in the Student Center Structure across the street, www.studentcenter.uci.edu/index.php
WHO: Connie Rice, an outspoken litigator and co-founder of the public policy and legal action group Advancement Project, has very clear views on equal rights and our democracy. She has spent her career fighting for social justice, urban peace, equal opportunity and upward mobility for the poor and disadvantaged, or as Rice and her colleagues call them, "those left behind in America."
Al Meyerhoff is a noted environmental and civil rights lawyer, in whose memory the lecture series was endowed.
COST: Free and open to the public. For more information and to register: email@example.com
One hour of CLE credit available.
MEDIA CONTACT: Rex Bossert, UCI Law assistant dean for communications, firstname.lastname@example.org, (949) 824-3063
SOURCE University of California, Irvine School of Law