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Yale Law School Association of New England --Dinner Discussion

Yale Law School graduates and their guests in the New England area are invited to a dinner and panel discussion to address recent events relating to the accusation that Department of Public Health Chemist Annie Dookhan faked test results at the state drug lab.

Hosted by:   Andrew H. Cohn '75
Location:      WilmerHale LLP, 60 State Street, Boston
Time:             Mix and Mingle at 6:00 p.m.
                        Dinner and Discussion at 6:30 p.m.
Cost:              $25 per person
                        Please RSVP by Friday, April 19, 2013
Register:       www.regonline.com/NEdruglab2013

Speakers include: 
David E. Meier, Partner, Todd & Weld LLP.   David was appointed by Governor Deval Patrick to spearhead the investigation and is working to identify cases involving the work of former Chemist, Annie Dookhan; and

William W. Fick ’01, Assistant Federal Public Defender, District of Massachusetts.  Bill has handled and continues to handle federal drug cases where the evidence was tested at the state lab as well as cases where enhanced federal sentences were based on prior state drug convictions where the lab is implicated. The discussion will focus on the consequences for past, present, and future state and federal prosecutions involving drugs tested by the state drug lab as well as the collateral consequences.  To read further, go to: http://www.bostonglobe.com/magazine/2012/12/09/the-drug-lab-scandal-who-cleaning/GzU9MMiWClAYnGIS9gBUTL/story.html.

If you have any questions or special needs, please call the Alumni Affairs Office at (203) 432-1690 or send an email to alumni.law@yale.edu.