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"American Civil Liberties and National Security" talk by Professor Stewart Harris at the Bristol Public Library

February 17, 2014

Where is the right balance between safeguarding civil liberties and protecting the national security of the United States? Is America’s conception of freedom compatible with the reality of our unstable and insecure world? Join us this Thursday, February 20, for an enlightening talk on “American Civil Liberties and National Security”, by Stewart Harris, Associate Professor of Law at the Appalachian School of Law. Professor Harris will speak at 6:30 p.m. in the J. Henry Kegley Meeting Room at the Bristol Public Library.This event is free and open to the public and is hosted by the King Institute for Security and Intelligence Studies, and King Security and Intelligence, the student wing of the Security and Intelligence Studies program. For more information, please contact Doris Stickley on 276-821-6148.

In addition to teaching, Professor Harris —a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Pennsylvania's Law School— hosts the weekly NPR syndicated show "Your Weekly Constitutional", which is produced in partnership with the Center for the Constitution at James Madison's historic home, Montpelier.