June 24, 2020
*** Media Advisory – Save the Date for June 28
WHO: Nevada Attorney General Aaron D. Ford is hosting his fifth panel discussion with Mujahid Ramadan of M.R. Consulting, Laura Martin of Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, Holly Welborn of the ACLU of Nevada, Craig Knight of KCEP, Monique Normand of Black Lives Matter, Leslie Turner of the Vegas Freedom Fund and Athar Haseebullah of Opportunity 180.
WHAT: AG Ford will be facilitating a discussion with advocates and representatives of non-profit civil rights organizations about the death of George Floyd and other deaths around the country resulting from law enforcement action. The panel will focus on how these organizations can better improve relations between law enforcement officers and the community.
WHEN: The discussion will be live streamed this Sunday, June 28th at 2PM. The link provided is for public use only. An account does not have to be made to watch the live stream. Link: https://bit.ly/37S1Onm
NOTES: The briefing will include a series of questions posed to all panelists. Members of the media are invited to submit questions in advance via email to MMoazez@ag.nv.gov and AForest@ag.nv.gov. The deadline for media to submit questions is Friday, June 26 by 3PM. Please include both email addresses in your correspondence. An RSVP is NOT required. Members of the public will be provided an opportunity to tune in and pose questions in real time.