The United States and Torture Since 9/11

Monday, April 9 2012 at 6:00 PM

Location: College of Law Courtroom

On April 9, 2012 the U-Idaho College of Law will feature a panel discussion with Guantanamo Bay experts Kristine Huskey and Steve Wax two nationally-renowned experts in human rights who have represented prisoners at Guantanamo Bay for more than 10 years. At 6 p.m. in the College of Law Courtroom, Kristine Huskey, director of the Anti-Torture Program at Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) in Washington, D.C. will join Steve Wax, Federal Public Defender in the District of Oregon for a panel discussion “Is America a Human Rights Defender or a Human Rights Violator? Recent Developments.” In addition, the panel will include nationally recognized experts professor Richard Seamon, professor Anastasia Telesetsky and professor Alan F. Williams. Afterwards, Huskey and Wax will hold a book signing with copies of their books available for purchase.

Live video feed to the Idaho Water Center in Boise, Room 448