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    10.24.13 A Conversation with The Hon. Rosalie Silberman Abella, Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada - A Generation of Global Human Rights: Gender, Race, & Religion Under Scrutiny
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    Thursday, October 24
    5:00 - 6:30 pm

    Subotnick Center, 11th floor
    250 Joralemon Street

    Sponsored by the International Law Society

    Please join Dean Nick Allard in a conversation with the Hon. Rosalie Silberman Abella, the first Jewish woman to be appointed to the Supreme Court of Canada. Justice Abella has been a pioneering leader of the legal profession for more than four decades, championing the causes of equality and human rights. In her conversation with Dean Allard, she will speak about these topics, as well as a wide range of issues facing the bench, the bar, and the profession in Canada and in America. A question and answer session will follow.

    By invitation only. However, if you would like to attend, please call the Office of External Affairs at (718) 780-7966.

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