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In Conversation with Jameel Jaffer: Drones, targeted killings and state secrets

In Conversation with Jameel Jaffer: Drones, targeted killings and state secrets
1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Time: Nov 15th, 12:00 pm End: Nov 15th, 2:00 pm
Interest Categories: United States Studies, Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), 2000-
Talk by Jameel Jaffer

The Munk School of Global Affairs presents

In Conversation with Jameel Jaffer: Drones, targeted killings and state secrets

Join Jameel Jaffer, Munk School Distinguished Fellow and Director of the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, in conversation on the United States drone program, targeted assassinations, and government secrecy.

The discussion will touch on Jaffer’s new book on the “drone memos” – US government documents setting out the scope of the drone program and its justifications obtained from the Freedom of Information Act – and draw on his experience as one of America’s foremost litigators and advocates on national security and civil liberties.

November 15, 2016
12:00-12:30 p.m. light lunch
12:30-2:00 p.m. lecture & discussion

Note: Jameel Jaffer will also be giving the 11th Annual Eva Holtby Lecture on Contemporary Culture at the Royal Ontario Museum on November 15th at 7:00 pm, to learn more and purchase tickets, please visit: http://www.rom.on.ca/en/whats-on/eva-holtby-lecture-on-contemporary-culture-going-dark

This event is free and open to all. Registration is required. For further information, please contact Jennifer Colvin


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