2018 Lane Lecture- Civil Rights Then and Now: A Conversation with Fred Gray

Harper Center, Hixson Lied Auditorium

Monday, January 15, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Creighton University School of Law, the Omaha Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance, and the Schlegel Center for Service and Justice proudly present the 2018 Lane Lecture - Civil Rights Then and Now: A Conversation with Fred Gray. Members of the Creighton Law School Black Law Student Association (BLSA) will moderate the event.

Fred Gray is an attorney, preacher, and former elected official who defended Rosa Parks and led a number of Alabama key cases during the Civil Rights Movement. He was also an instrumental figure in the historic case of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study. Mr. Gray became the president of the National Bar Association in 1985, later becoming the first African-American president of the Alabama Bar Association in 2002.

A book signing will follow the event, and books will be available on site for purchase.

This event has been approved for 1 hour of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit in both Nebraska and Iowa.

Registration is required to attend. Please register online at: https://2018lanelecture.eventbrite.com

Contact Info

Tory Van Heuvelen
(402) 280-1204

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