Support PLS — which promotes the safe, humane and lawful treatment of Massachusetts prisoners through civil rights litigation, administrative advocacy, client counseling, and outreach to policy makers and the public — by attending their upcoming “Stemming the Tide” fundraising reception in downtown Boston. There will be remarks by by Judge Nancy Gertner, former Attorney General Scott Harshbarger, and Assistant House Majority Leader Charles Murphy.

Following the reception, there will be a screening of Cindy Firestone’s critically-acclaimed documentary “Attica.”  All are welcome to attend either or both portions of the event.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Reception: 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Film and discussion: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Bingham McCutchen, One Federal Street, Boston, MA

Sponsors: Bingham McCutchen, Law Offices of Howard Friedman, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, Rankin & Sultan, Salsberg and Schneider, Stern Shapiro Weissberg & Garin.

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