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Events: Coffee and Conversation with State Representative Laura Fine

When: Monday, May 13, 2013 from 9:30 – 10:30 am

Where: Wilmette Public Library, small meeting room, lower level, 1242 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette

What: Join Laura for coffee and conversation and share you thoughts on state issues that impact you.

For questions or more information, please contact Rep. Fine’s constituent service office by email or at 847-998-1717.

Events: “Still in the Shadows?” Free Community Forum on Immigration

When: Monday, May 13, 2013 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Where: Lincoln United Methodist Church, 2242 S. Damen Ave., Chicago

What: You are invited to a free community forum and town hall meeting to look at the hot-button debate on immigration reform with special guest, U.S. Representative Luis Gutierrez (D-IL), a national leader on immigration reform.

Register here (free).

Events: Chicago Bar Association Seminar: Gun Violence and the Second Amendment

When: Monday, May 13, 2013 from 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Where: Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago

What: The Chicago Bar Association Human Rights Committee and the Union League Club invite you to a Continuing Legal Education Seminar on Gun Violence and the Second Amendment. Keynote Speaker is Illinois Senator Kwame Raoul (D) 13th District, with panelists Douglas Berman, David G. Sigale and Geoffrey R. Stone. Ann M. Lousin is Moderator for the discussion of the scope and impact of the Second Amendment on the issue of gun violence prevention, including the determination of any limitations of Second Amendment Rights.

Discussion of current public-policy initiatives relating to gun control and gun violence will cover state and federal legislative and executive proposals to deal with gun violence to prevent mass shootings and urban gun violence. Panelists for these and related issues are Juliet A. Leftwich, Professor Jens Ludwig, and John Tillman with Moderator, J. Timothy Egan.

Networking luncheon features an exhibition of recent photographic work curated by ART WORKS Projects for Human Rights. 3 IL MCLE Credit. RSVP online, send an email or call 312-554-2056.