Mason Law to Host Symposium on Law of Self-Defense - Saturday, November 5

On Saturday, November 5, 2005, a group of eminent scholars will examine the modern law of self-defense in a symposium sponsored by George Mason University School of Law in Arlington.

The symposium is entitled "Bessie Jones Day Symposium — Modern Issues Involving the Law of Self-Defense" and will take place in classroom 221 of Hazel Hall (the law school building). Presentation of papers will begin at 8:45 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. The program features presenters who are recognized scholars from the United States and Great Britain.

The event is open to interested observers. To attend the symposium, please RSVP to Leah Spoelman (703-993-8085 or