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Magna Carta: Enduring Legacy 1215-2015

Sep 14, 2015

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Every day until Sep 20, 2015
| Free
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Brooklyn Law School will be hosting a traveling exhibit commemorating the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta from Sept. 14-28. The exhibit, “Magna Carta: Enduring Legacy 1215-2015,” is presented by the American Bar Association in partnership with the Library of Congress and its Law Library.
The exhibit is free and open to the public on the first floor of Brooklyn Law School. Public viewing hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday (sept. 14-19). The exhibit will then move across the street to Borough Hall, where it will be open to the public from Sept. 21-28.
In conjunction with the exhibit, on Sept. 17 BLS will hold a special day-long symposium – From Runnymede to Philadelphia to Cyberspace: The Enduring Legacy of Magna Carta – a global gathering of renowned legal scholars, authors, artists, historians, public officials, librarians, and archivists from around the world who will explore the continuing impact of this seminal document on U.S. law, civil rights and liberties, art, the role of libraries and archives in the Digital Age, and law and order in Cyberspace. This event is open to the public by RSVP (www.brooklaw.edu-magna-carta-rsvp).

Details

Date:
Sep 14, 2015
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.brooklaw.edu/newsandevents/news/2015/08-18-2015

Organizer

John mackin
Phone:
718-780-0372
Email:
Website:
https://www.brooklaw.edu/

Venue

Brooklyn Law School
250 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Phone:
(718) 625-2200
Website:
https://www.brooklaw.edu/