Lawyer Moms of America to Present Open Letter Opposing the Illegal & Inhumane Practice of Separating Migrant Children from Their Parents to U.S. Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez

June 25, 2018

Brooklyn, NY – On Friday, June 29, local members of Lawyer Moms of America, led by co-chairs Payal Shah, Esq. and Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon (D-Brooklyn), along with their allies will gather to formally present the group’s open letter to Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez, which calls on congressional representatives to end the separation of migrant families and reunite those who have already suffered the separation from their children under President Trump’s zero tolerance policy. Throughout the country, local Lawyer Moms will be presenting the open letter to their congressional representatives.

Who: Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon, Payal Shah, Esq., and Lawyer Moms from throughout Congressional District 7

What: Formal presentation of the Lawyer Moms of America open letter to congressional representatives to U.S. Rep Nydia M. Velázquez (CD-7)

When: Friday, June 29, 2018, at 2:00 PM

Where: Steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall