Guild Notes

Guild Notes: Vol. 38, No. 1 (Spring 2013)

A federal lawsuit challenges domestic spying
Occupy victories continue in court
The strange case of the NATO 5
Lessons from litigating Al-Haramain
Guild amicus brief bolsters defense of voting rights
Puerto Rico convention preview
Students reflect on exoneration campaign
2012 Student Day Against the Death Penalty
Venezuela's decision to withdraw from the American Convention on Human Rights
Interview with NIPNLG Director Dan Kesselbrenner
Michigan members mount repsonse to democracy emergency

Winter 2012

Included in Volume 37, Number 4:

  • An account of NLG support for the Coal Export Action in Montana
  • A report from the national mobilization to support protests at the RNC and DNC
  • A round-up of student chapter activity nationwide
  • NLG election results
  • Photos from the 75th anniversary convention in Pasadena
  • Information about the NLG's new sexual harassment policy
  • Ward Morehouse and Gustin Reichbach remembered
  • An article about an NLG trip to monitor Venezuela's presidential election

Spring 2012

Included in Volume 37, Issue Number 1:

  • One law student's first legal observing experience on day one of Occupy Wall Street
  • Occupy updates from New York, DC, Chicago, and the Bay Area
  • Tennessee NLGers protest Alberto Gonzales
  • A history of legal workers in the NLG
  • Mumia, off of death row
  • The Meikeljohn Institute continues the work of Guild founders
  • Venezuela election observing


Winter 2011

Included in Volume 36, Number 4:

  • Message from Mumia
  • Occupy report-backs
  • Philadelphia Convention
  • Election results
  • Bay Area NLGers defend indigenous occupation of sacred land
  • NYC punks throw impromptu NLG benefit
  • Guild fights Islamophobia
  • Prison Law Project: 3 years of the Jailhouse Lawyer's Handbook

Summer/Fall 2008

Victory for Maine Activists; Interview with TASER, International; Bush Administration Use of Torture; Alliance Against Predatory Lending; Delegations to Haiti, Chiapas, and Cuba; Committee and Chapter Updates; Convention Preview; Tributes to Harriet McBryde Johnson and Chuck Ravitz.

Winter 2008

Victory in NYC; Torture Scandal Arrest; RNC; DNC; Immigration Watch; Victory for Inaugural Protesters; S.S. Dignity Interview; Convention Coverage; Election Results; Committee and Chapter Updates; New Legal Observer Training Film; William Ayers at Georgetown

Winter 2009

Report from the G-20; Lynne Stewart Sentencing; FDNY Discrimination Suit; Rev. Pinkney; MCLI Wins Case for UN Reports; Delegations to Philippines and Honduras; Convention Wrap Up with Photos and Election Results; Chapter Updates; Jeff Haas's New Book; PCJ Victory