Please join Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie on Thursday, September 17, for the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) 45th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) policy session on police reform legislation at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, room 145B from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
CBCF’s theme this year is “With Liberty and Justice for All?” The policy session co-hosted by the National Bar Association will focus on Congressman Emmanuel Cleaver’s policing reform legislation. Attendees will also be briefed on gun camera laws, the Fourth Amendment (search & seizure) of the Constitution, the legality of recording police activity and how citizens should respond if, and when, they interact with police officers. In addition, panelists will address issues of racial bias in policing and the criminal justice system.
For more information on the panel discussion, please contact Dionne Johnson Calhoun at (202) 724-8028.