Media Advisory - Press Conference to Announce New Legal Action, Widening Investigation into Gülen Movement and Its International Charter School Network

Call-in line is available for reporters who cannot attend in-person to listen in

WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, December 9, at 10:00 am ET, prominent international lawyer Robert Amsterdam will hold a press conference to announce new U.S. legal action against Pennsylvania-based Turkish cleric Muhammed Fethullah Gülen and his Gülen (Hizmet) religious and political movement.  Amsterdam will also outline developments of the widening investigation into the international network of Gülen-affiliated charter schools that have already been the subject of numerous FBI raids, state and local investigations and private law suits.

Robert Amsterdam is a Canadian lawyer with 35 years experience working on high-profile cases.  Amsterdam & Partners LLP is well known for its pro bono work in human rights around the world and was awarded the 2013 Global Pro Bono Dispute of the Year Award from American Lawyer. For more information please visit www.robertamsterdam.com.

WHAT: 


Press conference announcing new legal action against Pennsylvania-based Turkish cleric Muhammed Fethullah Gülen and a widening investigation into Gülen-affiliated charter school network






The press conference is open to credentialed journalists




WHO: 


Lawyer Robert Amsterdam



Amsterdam & Partners LLP




WHEN: 


Wednesday – December 9, 2015



10:00 ET




WHERE: 


National Press Club



Zenger Room



529 14th Street NW



Washington, DC 20045




CALL-IN



INFORMATION: Toll free participants: 888-221-1792

SOURCE Freedman and Associates

For further information: For more information or to arrange an interview in Canada please contact Mary Ann Freedman at (416) 868 - 1500 or mafreedman@freedmanandassociates.com

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