ACLU of Florida, Greater Miami Chapter, Presents a Free, Online Public Forum “Police Practices and Racial Justice, Florida 2021”

Date/Time:  Thursday, June 3rd at 6pm via Zoom

Description: The panel will discuss several topics related to the efficacy of current police practices; available methods of civilian oversight of police and current roadblocks to meaningful oversight; the anticipated pitfalls and consequences from HB1, now the Anti-Protest law; and other concerns about civil liberties and racial justice both locally and state-wide.

Panelists include:

  • Florida State Senator Jason W. B. Pizzo. Chair, Committee on Criminal Justice
  • Isaiah Smalls II, Race and Culture Reporter, Miami Herald
  • Melba Pearson, Policy Director, FIU Center for the Administration of Justice
  • Carrie Boyd, Florida Public Policy Counsel, Southern Poverty Law Center
  • Rossana Arteaga-Gomez, Co-Chair, Miami ACLU legal panel and police practices committees, AXS Law Group

Moderated by:  Nestor Ortiz, Statewide Initiatives Associate, ACLU of Florida

Event registration required: Please click here to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.