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Abner Mikva

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Abner Mikva

Abner Mikva, a former Democratic Congressman from Illinois, federal court of appeals judge and White House counsel under President Clinton, is a member of the American Constitution Society's board of advisers.


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Prominent lawyers from Obama's home state of Illinois urge the president to shutter the infamous, illegal prison. 

The American Constitution Society is a new force, full of optimism and
ideas that challenge the conservative agenda and promote progressive
political principles.