Attorney John Burris Speaks on Trayvon Martin and Racial Profiling

Oakland civil rights attorney John Burris will present “Trayvon Martin and Racial Profiling: Real or imaginary?” 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 9 at the Museum of the African Diaspora, 685 Mission St. in San Francisco.

Burris is known for his work on police brutality cases representing plaintiffs. He briefly represented Rodney King in his suit against the Los Angeles Police Department and filed a civil suit over the BART Police shooting of Oscar Grant.

Burris has appeared as a legal commentator on MSNBC, CNN, and other cable and local television networks.

The event is free with MOAD admission. For information call (415) 385-7200.