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2015 Regional Conferences

Every year, the NLG organizes regional conferences to bring together Guild attorneys, law students, legal workers, and community members across the country and include panels, trainings, and workshops on topics of interest to the radical legal community.

NLG Radical Law Student Project

Announcing the NLG Radical Law Student Manual (RLSM) --a first-of-its-kind guide for socially-minded law students, by law students and faculty, designed to challenge the current culture and practices of law school. New chapters to be released each week. The full Foreword and Introduction are available now!

NLG Palestine Subcommittee Submits Report to ICC Prosecutor Refuting Israeli Self-Defense Claim

The NLG International Committee’s Palestine Subcommittee has submitted a report to the ICC prosecutor with facts showing that Israeli air and ground attacks on Palestinian territory preceded Hamas and non-Hamas rocket fire, and thus could not have been in self-defense; in fact, these attacks actually sparked a vast increase in rocket fire.

Save the Date! Law for the People 2015

Join Guild members and allies from across the country (and the world!) for 5 days of timely panels, workshops, entertainment, and camaraderie in Oakland, CA. More details coming soon!

Prison calls by Charlie Reidel/AP

NLG Mass Incarceration Committee Submits Public Comments to FCC on Prison Phone Rates

The NLG Mass Incarceration Committee (MIC) submitted public comments to the FCC suggesting recommendations to reform Inmate Call Services (ICS), including: (1) Ban commissions and other payments to correctional facilities; (2) Cap the rate for all interstate and intrastate ICS phone calls; and (3) Eliminate ancillary charges.


donate: NLG in #Ferguson

NLG Protest Legal Support
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Photo: Curtis McGuire

Help the NLG defend protesters in Ferguson, MO and elsewhere as the #BlackLivesMatter movement expands nationwide. Learn more here

Speaking Freely

The NLG's history now spans over three quarters of a century. To celebrate and to commemorate, the NLG National Office is proud to present Speaking Freely, a series of video interviews with Guild luminaries. Click here for the latest interviews.