Legal Aid To Participate In New York Premier Of HBO Documentary Films' "Gideon's Army"

On June 20th, The Legal Aid Society's Criminal Practice Deputy Attorney-in-Charge Tina Luongo will be speaking as a panelist at the New York Premier of HBO Documentary Films' "Gideon's Army," which commemorates the 50th anniversary of the right to counsel. She joins TV Journalist and panel moderator Jami Floyd, the film's director Dawn Porter and exonerated community activist Norris Henderson to discuss the film and the issues The Legal Aid Society's staff sees every day on the front-line fighting to defend the rights of low-income New Yorkers.