Co-Chair of FDD's Center for Law and Counterterrorism David Rivkin to participate in ACS Symposium October 15 at the National Press Club
Washington, D.C. (October 14, 2009) - The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy (ACS) will host a half-day symposium on national security and human rights issues. The symposium will include two panel discussions with a diverse array of experts and a keynote address by Assistant Attorney General David Kris. The Foundation for Defense of Democracies David Rivkin will participate in the second panel (1-2:30 pm) discussing the issue of the State Secrets Privilege.
Afternoon Panel: “The State Secrets Privilege: A Case for Reform?”
Where: The National Press Club, Holeman Lounge
529 14th Street, NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
RSVP: The event is free for registered media. Please RSVP to press@ACSLaw.org
For more information on the Foundation for Defense of Democracies' Center for Law and Counterterrorism please visit www.defenddemocracy.org
For more information about this event, contact Judy Mayka at (202) 207-3698 or Judy@DefendDemocracy.org.
The Foundation for Defense of Democracies is a non-profit, non-partisan policy institute dedicated exclusively to promoting pluralism, defending democratic values, and fighting the ideologies that drive terrorism. Founded shortly after the attacks of 9/11, FDD combines policy research, democracy and counterterrorism education, strategic communications, and investigative journalism in support of its mission. For more information, please visit www.defenddemocracy.org.