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Safe and Surveilled event Wednesday 3/26 at 3pm

National Security Law Journal brings former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey to Mason Law to speak on the NSA, wiretapping, and PRISM

The National Security Law Journal at George Mason University School of Law is hosting its spring symposium today, Wednesday, March 26, 2014, featuring a keynote address by former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey, who will speak on the NSA, wiretapping, and the data mining program known as PRISM. The event will be held in the Founders Hall auditorium on the Arlington Campus of George Mason University, 3301 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201. (View a map.)

A debate between Professor Robert Turner of the University of Virginia School of Law and Professor Stephen Vladeck of American University’s Washington College of Law will follow Judge Mukasey’s keynote address. Professor Jeremy Rabkin of George Mason University School of Law will moderate the debate.

The keynote address by Judge Mukasey will begin at 3:00 p.m., followed by the debate with Professors Vladeck and Turner at 4:00 p.m. and a post-event reception with a cash bar at 5:00 p.m.

A public parking garage is located under the building. It can be accessed from North Kirkwood Road. The closest Metro station is Virginia Square/GMU on the Orange Line, about one block away. (View a map.)

Registration is complimentary, and we encourage you to register in advance to save your space. However, drop-ins are also welcome on a first come, first served basis. You are welcome to attend any portion of the program, including the reception. Register now!

Safe and Surveilled: Former Attorney General Michael Mukasey on the NSA, Wiretapping, and PRISM