“What’s at Stake for Trans, Intersex, and Gender Nonconforming Individuals of Color Alone with Chicago Police?”
Join First Defense Legal Aid for a trans-centered Know Your Rights panel event that will also prepare FDLA volunteer attorneys and law students to represent and advocate for trans, intersex, and gender non-conforming individuals at the police station.
This expert panel of queer and trans people of color who have direct experience with the Chicago Police Department includes:
Maria Hernandez — FDLA & Black Lives Matter-Chicago
Afrika Queen Lockett — Black & Pink Chicago
Samoane Williams — Raise the Floor & FDLA
Phade Wayze — FDLA
Tanvi Sheth — Transformative Justice Law Project
Lasaia Wade — Brave Spaces Alliance & Trans Liberation Collective
With a special performance from Vita Eya Cleveland!
Free childcare will be available, please email firstname.lastname@example.org