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Preventing Gun Violence: The Problem, Solutions, and What the Second Amendment Allows
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Please join us for an in‐depth discussion of current Second Amendment law and other developments in the fight to reduce gun violence in our community. This complimentary program will include the latest developments in the legal, legislative and public health fields, with experts from each area available for question and answer sessions.

6/24/2014
When: Tuesday, June 24
12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: William Mitchell College of Law
875 Summit Avenue
Main Auditorium
St. Paul, Minnesota  55105
United States
Contact: Direct all questiosn and registrations to the ABA

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PREVENTING GUN VIOLENCE:
THE PROBLEM, SOLUTIONS, AND WHAT THE SECOND AMENDMENT ALLOWS


Cosponsored By:
American Bar Association
Hennepin County Bar Association
Ramsey County Bar Association
Public Health Law Center, Network for Public Health Law


William Mitchell College of Law
June 24, 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Main Auditorium
William Mitchell College of Law
875 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Please join us for an in‐depth discussion of current Second Amendment law and other developments in the fight to reduce gun violence in our community. This complimentary program will include the latest developments in the legal, legislative and public health fields, with experts from each area available for question and answer sessions.



Reception, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Please join us for a reception prior to the program with pizza and refreshments.

PROGRAM:

Introduction, 12:00 p.m. ‐ 12:10 p.m.

Chris Coleman, Mayor of St. Paul
James Silkenat, President, American Bar Association (ABA)

Public Health Perspectives, 12:10 – 12:50 p.m.
Jon Vernick, John Hopkins Center for Gun Policy & Research
Dr. Michael McGonigal, Trauma Services at Regions Hospital

Legal Perspectives 12:50 – 1:40 p.m.
Second Amendment Law
Prof. Darrell Miller, Duke University School of Law
Legislative Landscape and Reform through Litigation
Jon Lowy, Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence

Current Enforcement Landscape and the Role of ATF, 1:40‐1:55 p.m.
B. Todd Jones, Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Minnesota Gun Violence Issues, 1:55‐2:15 p.m.
John Choi, Ramsey County Attorney
Mike Freeman, Hennepin County Attorney

Panel/Question and Answer, 2:15‐2:30 p.m.
Moderator: David Clark, Chair, ABA Standing Committee on Gun Violence


Directions to campus bring you directly to the main parking lot. You may also park on the street or
in the College parking lot at the corner of Summit Avenue and North Grotto Street. Please plan a few
additional minutes to walk to the main campus. If the link does not open, please copy and paste the
following URL: http://web.wmitchell.edu/about/directions‐to‐campus/.

This is a complimentary program. 2.0 CLE hours have been requested for this program in
Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Iowa, California, New York, and Illinois.

Information is available for lawyers who are unable to attend the program due to cost
considerations and provide the procedures, criteria, and contact information for scholarship
applications.

Please direct all questions to the following email address. To register for the program, please send
your information by email to:
preventinggv@americanbar.org


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