To “honour” the CIC legal team in the Macleans/Steyn case! Holy crap $500.00 bucks a ticket? They must be raising an appeal warchest cause in no way does Legal Titan Faisel Joseph merit that level of compensation;)
TORONTO GALA DINNER: MUSLIMS’ RIGHTS & THE MACLEAN’S CASE
The Canadian Islamic Congress cordially invites you to a special Gala Dinner on Nov. 15 to honor CIC’s legal team for its excellence in community service pertaining to the groundbreaking human rights case against Maclean’s Magazine. The team members being honored are:
Faisal B. Joseph
When: Saturday, November 15, 2008 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Premiere Ballroom & Convention Centre, 9019 Leslie Street, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 4A3 (Salon/Room #4)
We are asking for contributions of $500 per ticket to this event, as all net proceeds will be used to cover the direct costs associated with the Maclean’s case.
All lawyers and law students involved were or are working on the case pro bono (without fee); there will be no fundraising at the dinner.
RSVP to: Mona Gidamy: (416) 545-7570 or Romina Ghasemian:
email@example.com CIC office (519) 746-1242