ACLU of Vermont 2014 Annual Meeting Panel Discussion
The ACLU of Vermont 47th Annual Meeting’s panel discussion: “Civil Liberties 360”, included a diverse group of people with interests in varying civil liberties issues. They talked about the work they do to protect individual rights.
• Emily Tredeau, staff attorney at the Office of the Vermont Defender General whose work focuses on post-conviction relief
• Kate Piper, attorney with a long-term interest and involvement in juvenile justice issues.
• Jay Diaz, Vermont Bar Foundation Poverty Law Fellow working at Vermont Legal Aid on promoting educational access, stability, and equality for Vermont’s low-income children
• Laura Subin, director of the Vermont Coalition to Regulate Marijuana
• Annie Smith, Dartmouth College student interning in the Civil Rights Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office in Boston this winter
ACLU-VT board member Julie Kalish, who teaches writing at Dartmouth College, moderated the panel.
Allen Gilbert, ACLU of Vermont’s Executive Director, made opening remarks.
Meeting held at the Capitol Plaza in Montpelier, VT on Nov. 8, 2014.