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March 2017
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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Approved for 6 hours of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
CWRU Law School
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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6 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Thursday
13
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Tim Wu, Professor, Columbia Law School
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
20
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies and Affiliate Professor of Law, Indiana University Bloomington
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Monday
24
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Speaker: Dynda A. Thomas, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Friday
28
April
2017
Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare
1260 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Sunday
21
May
2017
CWRU Law School
All-day event
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Webcast live
February 2018
16
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17
February
2018
CWRU Law School
This is a two-day event
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“Religion and Terrorism: A Human Rights Approach”
Sponsor
Distinguished Lecture in Global Security Law and Policy
NOV 2, 2005
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location
Moot Courtroom (A59)

This event marks the inaugural lecture of the newly-established Institute for Global Security Law and Policy. The Institute invites distinguished academics, practitioners and decision-makers from the United States and around the world to address crucial global security issues, particularly in the aftermath of 9/11. The Institute is designed to be a leading national and international research and resource center concerning terrorism. The Center’s interactive website has been launched to stimulate public debate and provide a comprehensive hub for addressing security and counterterrorism issues.
Speaker Information
David LittleProf. David Little, T.J. Dermot Dunphy Professor of the Practice in Religion, Ethnicity, & International Conflict, Harvard Divinity School

• The role of religion in supplying the rationale and motivation for terrorism
• The international human rights system in the aftermath of World War II and the guidelines it provided for combating state and non-state terrorism and for containing religion's connection to violence

Prof. Little is an expert in religion, terrorism and ethics. He teaches various courses on religion, intolerance and human rights, and serves as a faculty associate at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard Divinity School. Previously, he was a senior scholar at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C., and was on the State Department Advisory Committee on Religious Freedom Abroad. Prof. Little is a prolific writer in the areas of moral philosophy and theology, the history of ethics, and the sociology of religion. His work includes co-authorship of Islamic Activism and U.S. Foreign Policy, and the completion of two volumes in the USIP series on religion, nationalism, and intolerance.
Additional Information
Free and open to the public. Reception following lecture.

One hour of CLE credit will be available at no charge.

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