PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Constitution Center is now offering Continuing Legal Education credit for select America’s Town Hall programs. These CLE programs, which can be attended in-person or on-demand online, are designed to provide affordable, scholarly programming while serving the education needs of the legal community across the United States. The programs are eligible for varying CLE credits, subject to specific state bar requirements.

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The National Constitution Center’s CLE programs are accredited in Pennsylvania, California, New York, Illinois, Texas, and Delaware. Credit is also available in Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New Jersey. All other U.S. jurisdictions allow attorneys to self-apply for credit for live events held outside their state. Some states allow attorneys to self-apply for on-demand CLE credit. Please check your state rules for specific forms and procedures.

A full list of the National Constitution Center’s in-person and on-demand CLE programs can be found at www.constitutioncenter.org/CLE. On-demand programs are available 24/7.

“I’m thrilled that the National Constitution Center’s balanced, trusted programs to educate all Americans about the Constitution will now be available for Continuing Legal Education credit,” said Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO of the National Constitution Center. “Lawyers across America will now be able to fulfill their Continuing Legal Education requirements by watching Constitution Center programs, in-person and online.”

The cost for a (1) CLE credit program starts at $35 for National Constitution Center Members and $40 for Non-Members. CLE registration fees vary per number of credits offered. Register online at www.constitutioncenter.org/CLE or by contacting cle@constitutioncenter.org. For more information on becoming a Member, click here.

The cost for an in-person (1) CLE credit program starts at $35 for National Constitution Center Members and $40 for Non-Members. On-demand program prices start at $40. CLE registration fees vary per number of credits offered. Register online at www.constitutioncenter.org/CLE or by contacting cle@constitutioncenter.org. For more information on becoming a Member, click here.

About the National Constitution Center
The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia inspires citizenship as the only place where people across America and around the world can come together to learn about, debate, and celebrate the greatest vision of human freedom in history, the U.S. Constitution. A private, nonprofit organization, the Center serves as America’s leading platform for constitutional education and debate, fulfilling its Congressional charter “to disseminate information about the U.S. Constitution on a non-partisan basis.” As the Museum of We the People, the Center brings the Constitution to life for visitors of all ages through interactive programs and exhibits. As America’s Town Hall, the Center brings the leading conservative and liberal thought leaders together to debate the Constitution on all media platforms. As a center for Civic Education, the Center delivers the best educational programs and online resources that inspire, excite, and engage citizens about the U.S. Constitution. For more information, call 215-409-6700 or visit constitutioncenter.org.

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