Albany Law School's Muslim Law Students Association will host Baher Azmy, Esq., who represents Murat Kurnaz, a German resident of Turkish descent who was detained in Guantanamo as an enemy combatant and released without being charged with any crime. The October 6 event will feature a presentation and Q&A session from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. with a reception to follow.
Azmy's efforts and the plight of his client have been featured in the
Washington Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, New Yorker and a number of local and international publications. A full-time professor at Seton Hall since 2000, Azmy specializes in constitutional law.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Ali Chaudhry at
80 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208-3494
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