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INTERSECTIONS” THE BAR, THE LAW AND THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

February 3, 2011

Join us on Thursday, February 3, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. in the Red Brick Courthouse (29 Courthouse Square, Second Floor, Rockville, Maryland) in celebration of African American History Month!

Historian Anthony Cohen will present a pictorial tracing of the legal and social impact of slavery in Montgomery County, followed by and open panel discussion with academic and community leaders. The moderator will be Angela Hart-Edwards, Esq. from Shulman Rogers.  The program will also feature Edward Hailes, Esq., former general counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and Christopher Hailey, Alex Hailey’s nephew, and research director of the History of Slavery in Maryland. 

     Admission is FREE!!! 

  or call (301) 424-3454

Sponsored by the Bar Foundation of Montgomery County
Co-Sponsored by the J. Franklyn Bourne Association