April 7, 2010
Attention: For Immediate Release
Redwood ACLU to Hold DA Candidates’ Debate on Civil Liberties
The Redwood Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union announces the Candidates' Debate on Civil Liberties for all four ballot-qualified candidates for District Attorney of Humboldt County, to be held on Thursday, April 15th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Senior Room of the
This debate will be held before a live audience (the capacity of the Senior Room is over 100 people) and in cooperation with independent producers working with Access Humboldt it will also be aired live on public access Channel 12 and will likewise be available for later viewing on-line.
The debate will be moderated by Redwood ACLU chair Greg Allen, and shall be staffed by other members of the Board of Directors of the Redwood ACLU, although any persons who have made any sort of campaign contribution or endorsement of any of the candidates in this year's election are excluded from involvement.
“We’re anticipating a lively debate where we really dig deep into the justice system here in
The Redwood ACLU held the only televised debate for candidates for the
The format of the debate will start with opening statements and an airing of the candidate’s views on five questions posed by the moderator concerning civil liberties issues in
Members of the press or public with questions may contact the Redwood ACLU at (707) 442-4419 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or drop by our office at
ADDENDUM POSTED TO CANDIDATES 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE:
Humboldt County DA Candidates,