Joseph Smith Trial Reenactment and Panel Discussion
Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Time: 6:00 PM
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum–Union Theater
212 North Sixth Street
Springfield, IL 62701
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Phone: (217) 670-0890 x.1
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Three Habeas Corpus Hearings in Illinois
Reenactments of the Mormon Prophet Joseph Smith's three habeas corpus hearings in Illinois followed by panel discussion on use of habeas corpus from Joseph Smith to Abraham Lincoln to Guantanamo Bay.
Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation, Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, and the Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission.
Panelists include: Hon. Sue Myerscough, U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois; Michael Scodro, Illinois Solicitor General; Jeffrey Colman, Jenner & Block; and Jeffrey Walker, J. Reuben Clark Law School. Panel moderated by Gery Chico, Chico & Nunes.
Event begins at 6:00pm. Doors will open at 5:30pm. E-TICKET MUST BE PRESENTED FOR ENTRY.