What’s at Stake for Trans, Intersex, and Gender Non-Conforming Individuals of Color Alone with Chicago Police? With CLE credits!

“What’s at Stake for Trans, Intersex, and Gender Nonconforming Individuals of Color Alone with Chicago Police?”

Date: June 16
Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m. **Happy hour to follow**
Location: Grace Episcopal Church 637 S. Dearborn, Chicago, IL, 60605

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 christina@first-defense.org to RSVP for your child!

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