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Animal Law Committee
Date: 03/20/2014
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: Animal Law

TOPIC: Join us to learn more about the Nonhuman Rights Project, an organization dedicated to obtaining legal rights for nonhuman species. Steven Wise will discuss the history of securing "personhood" status for nonhumans, the fundamental legal rights involved, recent cases spearheaded by the organization, and more. SPECIAL NOTE: Steven will be presenting via Skype, and the meeting will be webcast. To accommodate this, the meeting may be held in a different room. Please check the screen in the CBA lobby when you arrive for more details.

SPEAKER(S): Steven M. Wise, President, Nonhuman Rights Project