The Notre Dame Law School holds its first Thomas F. Fay Peace Through Law Lecture. The inaugural speaker will be Congressman Peter King, R- New York.
Thomas F. Fay, a Notre Dame undergraduate, has been a champion of the victims of state-sponsored terrorism, winning a multi-billion dollar judgment against the Islamic Republic of Iran for their role in the 1983 terrorist bombing of the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon.
The purpose of the Peace Through Law Lecture is to provide a forum to discuss issues related to the threat to international peace and security posed by acts of international terrorism, including the rights of victims of terrorism.
Reception to follow at Morris Inn, Hesburgh /Joyce Dining Room