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History in the Making: Judge Jackson’s Confirmation Hearings and Her Future on the Supreme Court

Please join the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers and the American Constitution Society Minneapolis-St. Paul Lawyer Chapter for an informative discussion on Judge Jackson’s historic confirmation hearings to the United States Supreme Court and what her future on the Court may entail. This event will occur over Zoom on Thursday, April 21, 2022, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. CT and features: Moderator:Angi Porter, former Vice President, Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers; Adjunct Professor of Law and Research Fellow, Georgetown University Law Center Panelists:Hon. Michael J. Davis, Senior Judge, United States District Court for the District of MinnesotaAlberder Gillespie, Interim Director, Minneapolis Department of Civil RightsPhilippa “Pippa” Scarlett, Head of Global Government Affairs, RELX; Clerked for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen G. BreyerThe event will also include a pre-recorded statement from Senator Amy Klobuchar on the importance of Judge Jackson’s nomination and confirmation to the Supreme Court. If you require any accommodations, please contact us at LCemails@acslaw.org.

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History in the Making: Judge Jackson’s Confirmation Hearings and Her Future on the Supreme Court

Please join the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers and the American Constitution Society Minneapolis-St. Paul Lawyer Chapter for an informative discussion on Judge Jackson’s historic…

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Remembering Fredrick L. McGhee, Minnesota’s First African American Attorney

In Celebration of Black History Month, this program is co-sponsored by the RCBA, MSBA, and HCBA New Lawyers Sections in Partnership with The Givens Foundation for…

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Just Pursuit: Discussion with Laura Coates, a Black Prosecutor’s Fight for Fairness

MABL Proudly Hosts Just Pursuit A Black Prosecutor’s Fight for Fairness by Laura Coates Available in all formats on January 18, 2022 Date: January 28,…

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Open Forum Discussion on Documentary “On These Grounds”

Join MABL for an open forum discussion about the documentary On These Grounds. This documentary traces a viral video of a white police officer assaulting…

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New Lawyers Committee Speaker Series – Supporting Diversity within In-House Legal Departments and Private Practice

MABL’s New Lawyers Committee, along with General Mills, Inc.’s Legal Department, are pleased to host this one-hour informal conversation discussing culture, diversity and ways of…

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MABL Members Listening Session with Attorney General Keith Ellison

MABL members, join us for an exclusive listening session with Attorney General Keith Ellison to hear about the work you are doing, how the AG’s…

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Twin Cities Legal D&I Data Project

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The Continuing Journey Towards Cultural Awareness: An African-American Lens to Family Court and ADR

MABL will co-host this event with the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts-MN Chapter. This is a virtual Lunch & Learn on August 13 entitled…

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In-House Speaker Series: Skills Attorneys Should Possess When Transitioning Into In-House Practice

MABL’s New Lawyers Committee, along with HealthPartners’ Legal Department, are pleased to host this one-hour informal conversation discussing which qualities and skills private and public…

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MABL Annual 2021 Meeting

The MABL Board invites all Minnesota Association of Black Lawyer members and supporters to attend our Annual Membership Meeting scheduled for Thursday, June 24, 2021, from…

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