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May
24
Wednesday
May
24
Wed
Education :: Misc
Surveillance, Censorship, and Intellectual Freedom
6:30 PM
Boise Public Library
Description:
ACLU Legal Expert Examines Current Government Policies

BOISE, Idaho, 5/9/2017 - Join Ritchie Eppink, legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Idaho, as he discusses government censorship and surveillance, and its impact on intellectual freedom and constitutional rights. Working with the ACLU since 2012, Eppink previously was the justice architect for Idaho Legal Aid Services, and a Fulbright Fellow. He now manages all aspects of the ACLU of Idaho's litigation program. This event is geared toward adults, and will be of interest to librarians, library customers, and anyone interested in current government policy regarding surveillance and censorship. The program is sponsored by the Idaho Library Association's Intellectual Freedom Committee and the Boise Public Library. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 208-972-8255, or visit boisepubliclibrary.org/calendar.

Where:
Main Library, Hayes Auditorium
715 S. Capitol Blvd.
Boise, ID 83702

When:
Wednesday, May 24, 6:30-8 p.m.

Media Contact:
Jody Vestal
Main Library
208-972-8226
jvestal@cityofboise.org
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Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Boise Public Library
Address: 715 S. Capitol Blvd Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 384-4076

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