The Right to Counsel (R2C) National Consortium is holding its Second Annual Meeting on October 25, 2016 at the Department of Justice. While the meeting is by invitation only, we are excited to announce that the meeting will be live streamed at http://justice.gov/live-stream from (9:00 AM EDT – 1:30 PM EDT).
The second annual meeting will provide the participants an opportunity to hear from U.S. Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates about the department’s latest efforts commitment to ensure effective implementation of the Sixth Amendment right to counsel and to learn about legislative efforts to improve the right to counsel in the states. It is also an opportunity for the R2C national consortium members to highlight their efforts over the past year in advancing the right to counsel. For a complete schedule of events, please see the agenda here.
For full remarks from Deputy Attorney General Yates, Assistant Attorney General Mason, and Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Gupta, please click here.
Read the official report of this meeting here.