Congressman García to hold Press Conference with Amazon Watch calling for the release of Human Rights lawyer and activist Steven Donziger

October 26, 2021
Press Release

Congressman García to hold Press Conference with Amazon Watch

Calling for the Release of Human Rights Lawyer and Activist Steven Donziger

  ***MEDIA ADVISORY***

Washington, DC – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Vice Chair of the House Committee on Natural Resources will hold a press conference, with Congressman Jim McGovern (MA-02), Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Amazon Watch, Amnesty international, and actor Lucy Lawless to call on Chevron to stop targeting activists and for the release of human rights lawyer Steven Donziger.

WHAT:  Press Conference Demanding Chevron Stop Targeting Activists and calling for the release of human rights lawyer Steven Donziger.

WHO:

Rep. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04)

Rep. Jim McGovern (MA-02)

Natali Segovia, Donziger’s lawyer and attorney with Water Protector Legal Collective

Graham Clumpner from the Protect the Protest Task Force

Paul Paz y Miño from Amazon Watch

Amy Fischer from Amnesty International USA

Lucy Lawless, actor and activist

 

WHERE:       House Triangle (East Front of the Capitol)

 

WHEN:          Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. ET

 

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