Guild Notes

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

Spring 2010

Student Disorientation; Amicus brief in Churchill v. University of Colorado; Education protests in Bay Area; David Cole’s Supreme Court Trial; Sugar Law Center celebrates 20 years; NYPD surveillance case; Military law update; Reports from international delegations to Puerto Rico, Haiti and Honduras; New documentary on Philadelphia prisons; Interview with filmmakers Sarah and Emily Kunstler; Chapter updates; Financial accountability of chapters and committees