Religious Liberties

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Join CPMC for an important conversation focused on religious liberties and the rights of people who are incarcerated or detained. All are invited to join to gain a better understanding of people’s rights and learn what to do if you witness an infringement of these rights. Our presenters on this topic are: Daniel Balserak, USCCB Religious Liberty Director & Assistant General Counsel; Adèle Keim, Senior Counsel at Becket – Religious Liberty for All; and Eric Treene, who served for 19 years in four administrations in the U.S. Department of Justice as Special Counsel for Religious Discrimination.

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Kairos Outside offers a comfortable, non-judging retreat for women to support each other as they journey through the incarceration of a friend or relative. Join Evelyn Lemly, CEO of Kairos Prison Ministry International, and Margie Rodriguez, Kairos Outside Leadership Team, to learn about this needed ministry.

Second Chance Month: Opportunities & Barriers to Reentry

This CPMC Advocacy Network town hall discussion focuses on celebrating the opportunities and discussing the barriers to reentry, led by Christy Williams of Catholic Charities USA, Karen Hoeger of Catholic Charities Dubuque, and Sue Haverman and Will Simmons of St. Patrick Center.