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  • Let's talk about criminal justice reform: Montgomery County and beyond

    Light coming through the window of a prison cell


    What does police accountability look like? How do we stop over-incarceration? What do we do about civil rights violations? The Montgomery County Chapter of the ACLU of Maryland cordially invites you to a meeting and public forum:


    Guest speakers include:


           David Trone - Founder and President of Total Wine & More, Founding donor of the ACLU’s Trone Center for Criminal Justice Reform


            Nkechi Taifa - Human rights attorney, former national ACLU legislative counsel, and Advocacy Director for criminal justice at the Open Society Foundations.


            Marc Elrich -  Montgomery County Council Member and Chair of the Public Safety Committee


    This event will be moderated by Darian Unger, the ACLU-MD Montgomery County Chapter Co-Chair, and will take questions from the audience.


    No RSVP required. This is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there! 

    Date(s):October 26, 2016
    Time(s):7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
    Location:Silver Spring Civic Building
    1 Veterans Plaza Silver Spring, MD