Jimmy Gurule: On the morning of september
eleventh I was in my office in the US Department of the Treasury. I heard the impact of the
plane, the strike of the pentagon. I felt the impact of the explosion. For me 9/11 reinforced
the importance doing everything to ensure terrorist prevented from launching another
major terrorist attack George Bush (Background): Today we have launched
a strike on the financial foundation of the global terror network
Gurule: terrorist need money to terrorize my responsibility was to go after the financing
of the terrorist the treasury department has been able to block and freeze the
bank accounts of individuals and businesses linked to al-qaida
Narrator: former undersecretary at the treasury department jimmy gurule is widely recognized
as an expert in the field of terrorist financing. experienced as a policymaker and practitioners
he educates a different kind of lawyer in the classroom.
Gurule: notre dame law school seeks to train the lawyer that isn’t principally concerned
with money, prestige, but a lawyer who has the responsibility to build a better society
and i’m excited to be part of the notre dame mission.
Narrator: the university of notre dame asks what would you fight for?
Nordstrom: fighting for healthy global economy Nava: Fighting to improve living standards
McDowell: Fighting disease Gurule: fighting for justice. We are the fighting