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ACLU Fall Forum

S.B. County Chapter of the ACLU's forum will host experts from the criminal justice system, UCSB, and the community to debate the pros and cons of Measure S, a ½ cent sales tax intended to pay for a new North County jail.

When: Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: Embarcadero Hall, Embarcadero del Norte and Seville Rd., Isla Vista, CA

Cost: Free

Age limit: 15+

Categories: Citizen's Alert, Lectures

Description:


EVENT: Experts from criminal justice, from UCSB, and from the community will debate the pros and cons of MEASURE S, a ½ cent sales tax intended to pay for a new North County Jail and for added public safety services including law enforcement, fire protection, recidivism reduction efforts, and alternatives-to-incarceration programs.

Presentations will be followed by an audience question and answer period.
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SPONSORSHIP: is by the SB Chapter of the ACLU and by Families ACT.
For additional information, contact: 805-687-5321 or 805-637-1339
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TIME: 7:00 PM, Tuesday, October 19, 2010
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PLACE: Embarcadero Hall. 935 Embarcadero del Norte, Isla Vista, CA 93117. This location is wheel-chair accessible.
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ADMISSION: Free
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GUEST SPEAKERS PRO:
Rick Roney, Chair of the Sheriff’s Blue Ribbon Commission on Jail Overcrowding.
Mark Hamilton, Retired Teacher, Community Activist
GUEST SPEAKERS CON:
Cedric Robinson, Prof. Emeritus UCSB, Black Studies and Political Science
Nick Beeson, former Public Defender and Radio Host
MODERATOR:
Geoff Green, Executive Director, Fund for Santa Barbara
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For additional public relations materials about this or other ACLU programs, including photographs, call 805-966-1216, or call 805-964-1246, and visit the ACLU web site at

or Email to:
sosrubin@silcom.com.
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John A. Sonquist, Santa Barbara ACLU Program Committee
805-967-3059
jsonquist@gmail.com
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Phone: 905-966-1216

Event posted Sept. 30, 2010
Last updated Sept. 30, 2010

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