Habeas Corpus/Guantanamo Bay talk in Olin

oleskey-photoThe Friends of the Wesleyan Library present a talk by Stephen Oleskey ’64 on “The ‘Molten Core’ of the Constitution: Habeas Corpus After Guantanamo”:

Oleskey is a partner at WilmerHale in Boston and co-lead counsel in the case of Boumediene v. Bush, which established habeas corpus rights for Guantanamo prisoners. He has been lauded for his international pro bono work and commitment to public service.

Date: Tuesday, September 15
Time: 4:30 pm
Place: Olin Library, Smith Reading Room

Professor Richard Adelstein will moderate a post-talk discussion of the constitutional issues raised by Oleskey on Thursday, Sept. 17 at 4:30 in the Develin Room, Olin Library. Pizza will be available. To RSVP for pizza, please email libfriends@wesleyan.edu.

For more information, email libfriends@wesleyan.edu, call 860-685-3897, or visit the Library website.

This series is in honor Constitution Day, celebrated on September 17th.

Date: September 17
Time: 4:30 pm
Place: Develin Room, Olin Library