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CNN’S JEFFREY TOOBIN TO MEET WITH PRESS PRIOR TO MCLA LECTURE

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Nov. 13, 2017
WHAT:  Jeffrey Toobin, a senior analyst for CNN and staff writer for The New Yorker, will meet with members of the media prior to his presentation of “Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court,” at the Seventh Annual Michael S. and Kitty Dukakis Public Policy Lecture.

WHEN:  Thursday, Nov. 16, 4:40 p.m.

WHERE:  MCLA’s Feigenbaum Center for Science and Innovation, room 128

Toobin’s lecture will take place at 7 p.m. in the MCLA Church Street Center’s Eleanor Furst Roberts Auditorium, which is free and open to the public. Toobin is a political expert and author known for his critically acclaimed, best-selling books that examine the United States Supreme Court.

His books include “The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court” and “The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court,” in which Toobin delves into the historical, political and personal inner workings of the U.S. Supreme Court and its justices.

Toobin’s most recent, best-selling book is “American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst” (August 2016). Through more than 100 interviews and thousands of previously sealed secret documents, he examines the 1974 kidnapping of Patty Hearst, granddaughter of publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst, by the Symbionese Liberation Army.