Re: "Underground" documentary/Attica (fwd)

Amy Ruth Tobol (atobol@acsu.Buffalo.EDU)
Thu, 16 May 1996 14:57:41 -0400

The Graduate Group on Justice and Democracy at the University at Buffalo
and the New York State Coalition on Criminal Justice will be
co-sponsoring a 25th Anniversary Commemoration of the Attica Rebellion in
Buffalo, NY on September 12, 1996 (Thursday). The criminal and civil
trials were held (are on-going) here in Buffalo.

Tentative Agenda:

9:30 am - 9:45 am : Attica Brothers Speak
Herb Blyden, Big Black, Dacajeweiah, Charley Joe Pernasilice (others)

9:45 am - 10:15 am: Video - "The Last Graduation" - Barbara Zahm

10:15 - 10:45 : Ramsey Clark or Tom Wicker

11:00 - 12:30 : Sentencing Policy Panel
Bruce Jackson, Catherine Abbate, Julie Stewart, Marc Mauer, Ted Kirkland

1:15 - 2:45 : Drug Policy Panel
Ethan Nadelmann, Clare Regan, William Buckly, Hon. Robert Sweet

3:00 - 4:30 : Sentencing and Women
Terri Miller, Tracy Huling, Judy Perez, Connie Eve, Rudy Rivera

4:30 : Tom Wicker or Ramsey Clark

6:00 - 7:30 : Dinner - Memorial to Haywood Burns
Amy Ruth Tobol, Hon. Arthur Eve
- music, poetry, Art from Inside displays

7:30 - 9:00 : Concert - Pete Seeger, Rande Harris

Co-sponsorship: National Lawyers Guild (others pending)

If you'd like more information, to be put on mailing list, etc. please
contact me directly at:

Amy Ruth Tobol
University at Buffalo
School of Law
717 O'Brian Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260