Public interest lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who is widely acclaimed for fighting poverty and challenging racial discrimination in the criminal justice system, speaks at Mercyhurst University on Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center. His talk, which is titled “Just Mercy” after his New York Times bestseller of the same name, is an offering of the Charlene M. Tanner Speakers Series. It is free and open to the public, although tickets are required. Tickets are available at the performing arts center box office to members of the Mercyhurst University community on Aug. 31 and to the general public beginning Sept. 6. For more information, call 814-824-3000.
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