Ambassador Thomas Pickering: Treatment and Torture of Suspected Terrorists

When
Event has passed (Mon Oct 21, 2013 - Mon Oct 21, 2013)
Where
The Commonwealth Club
Time
6:00 pm
Cost
$7 - $20
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Description

Former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs; Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations

The treatment of suspected terrorists has often been shrouded in secrecy. A recent report from The Constitution Project’s Task Force on Detainee Treatment shines a light on the federal government’s policies. Ambassador Pickering will highlight Task Force findings about past reactions to global terrorist threats, and its recommendations for coping with the next crisis.

Location

location
  1. The Commonwealth Club
    555 Post Street, San Francisco, CA