The National Lawyers Guild turns 75 today. The founding convention met February 20, 1937 in Washington, DC, drawing over 600 advocates from around the country, newly dedicated to a common cause.
The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) calls for the dismissal of all charges against Bradley Manning.
Letter urging Secretary of State Clinton to end policy of aggresion towards Iran
Four weeks after the Philadelphia district attorney's office announced it would cease its pursuit of the death penalty against NLG Jailhouse Lawyer Vice President Mumia Abu-Jamal, he remains in transitional solitary confinement with severely restricted privileges.
The laws of war do not override these rights.
On behalf of the National Lawyers Guild, we write in support of the lawsuit filed on November 29, 2011, against the Minnesota State Board of Investment (SBI) which seeks a judgment directing the SBI to divest from Israel Bonds
The 2011 Law for the People Convention is right around the corner, and Philadelphia is brimming with excitement. Click to register.
Convention Information is now available and online registration is open! Important details for the convention can be found on our convention home page, which will be updated regularly from now until October.
The deadline for Hot Topics workshop proposals for the 2011 NLG Convention is: August 1, 2011