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Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Norwich hosts expert on gun rights on Constitution Day

For Immediate Release
Sept. 15, 2010
Contact: Daphne Larkin
802-485-2886 or 595-3613(m)

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Norwich hosts expert on gun rights on Constitution Day

Celebrate Constitution Day on Friday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. in Norwich University’s Dole Auditorium with a talk from special guest Steven Halbrook, J.D., Ph.D., on “Preserving Freedom: How Your Right to Bear Arms Was Saved.”

Halbrook argued for the National Rifle Association in court cases DC v. Heller and McDonald v. Chicago.

The event is sponsored by the School of Social Sciences and is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact professors Adler, Jagemann or Newton or the School of Social Sciences at 802-485-2360.


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