Upcoming Events

  • Matthew Menendez will speak at a conference sponsored by Arizona Advocacy Network, the State Bar of Arizona, Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice, Justice at Stake, and the American Constitution Society. The conference will examine Pinal County’s judicial system, AZ’s Merit Selection System, and national cases impacting Fair and Impartial Courts.

    Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 8:00am
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will participate in a panel discussion on Equity in Justice as part of the annual National Legislative Day, hosted by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women.

    Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:30am
  • The Brennan Center will host a book talk with Johnny Dwyer, the author of American Warlord: A True Story.

    Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • Faiza Patel will participate in a panel discussion to celebrate the release of a new volume from the Electronic Privacy Information Center. Speakers will offer insights into and solutions for the most critical privacy, data protection, and surveillance questions of our time.

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 6:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a panel discussion to discuss the state of money in politics. Experts and insiders will take stock of the current campaign finance reform climate as well as explore possible paths for reform.

    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 6:00pm


Past Events

  • The Brennan Center will host a book talk and reception to celebrate Frederick A.O. "Fritz" Schwarz Jr. and his new book, Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy.

    Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 6:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a discussion at the National Press Club about the relationship between secrecy and the fourth estate, one of the central themes of a new book authored by the Center's Chief Counsel, Frederick A.O. "Fritz" Schwarz, Jr.

    Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • Liza Goitein will participate in a panel discussion organized by the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) about new developments in the methods the government uses to collect, search, store, and share information. This panel is part of an all-day convening about how digital searches, government surveillance programs, and new technologies are impacting Fourth Amendment protections in criminal cases.

    Friday, April 3, 2015 - 8:30am
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will join Eric Sterling for a panel discussion on how the war on drugs infringes on civil liberties. This panel is the first event of the ACLU's Civil Liberties Week at Harvard Law School.

    Monday, March 30, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will participate in a Bipartisan Summit on Criminal Justice Reform, discussing federal justice and sentencing reform. This summit will include remarks from U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder as well as a number of congressional leaders.

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:00am