Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium – Thursday Jan. 15th at 6PM

Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium – Thursday Jan. 15th at 6PM
The Hon. Matthew J. Perry Chapter of BLSA is hosting its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Symposium this Thursday, January 15th at 6PM in the law school auditorium.

This year’s theme is “…And Justice for ALL – Making South Carolina a Safe and Just State.”

Mrs. Judi Gatson from WIS-TV serve as our moderator again this year, and we are honored to have a prestigious panel to discuss past and present issues of social justice.

This year’s panelists are:
Chief Justice Jean Toal – SC Supreme Court
Mayor Steve Benjamin – City of Columbia
Solicitor Dan Johnson – Fifth Judicial Circuit
Senator John Scott – SC State Senate
Dr. Seth Stoughton – Assistant Professor, USC School of Law

The event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow.