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Judaism and the Law Series at B'nai Israel

DOWNTOWN BEIT MIDRASH
THE TORAH CAFE
at B'nai Israel Congregation
27 Lloyd Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202

 

presents

The Judaism and the Law Series

Host: Avi Sommer

A Rabbi Walks into a Bar
Comparing Jewish & U. S. Legal Systems
- Rabbi Jonathan Gross -


Wednesday, March 7th
7:30 pm - Pizza, beer, and soda
7:45 pm - 8:45 pm - Lecture and discussion

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Comparing Civil Liberties in the United States and Israel

Professor Kenneth Lasson

Tuesday, March 13th
7:30 pm - Pizza, beer, and soda
7:45 pm - 8:45 pm - Lecture and discussion

Rabbi Jonathan Gross is the former Chief Rabbi of the State of Nebraska where he spearheaded many creative innovations, including Good Shabbos Nebraska, the world’s first ever, highest rated, and longest running Synagogue Talk Show Program which Rabbi Gross created, produced, and hosted. Most recently he served as a rabbi at Baltimore’s Beth Tfiloh Congregation, and is currently a student at the University of Baltimore School of Law.

Professor Kenneth Lasson joined the faculty of the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1977. In 2008 he was named a University System of Maryland Faculty Regents Scholar.  Professor Lasson is the author of 10 books (most notably The Workers, Private Lives of Public Servants, Mousetraps & Muffling Cups, and Trembling in the Ivory Tower). He advocates on behalf of a variety of human-rights and civil-liberties issues.

 

Wed, February 21 2018 6 Adar 5778