Seminar – “Diversity on the Bench”

Written By: admin - Aug• 06•13

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Join THE CONVERSATION ON JUSTICE and Let’s transform JUSTICE in GEORGIA together

DVERSITY ON THE BENCH II

 

8:30 a.m.—9:00 a.m. – On site Registration

Seminar – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 

SPACE IS LIMITED!! REGISTER TODAY!! CLICK HERE

Approved for 4.0 CLE hours in Georgia including 1 Trial Practice,

Special Message from National Urban League President and CEO Marc Morial

Welcome:  Rev. Curtis Raines – New Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church

Keynote Speaker:  Rev. Carlton Johnson – The Macedonia Church (Macon, GA)

9-10:30 –  PANEL 1 – The Changing Judicial Landscape—Brooks Litigation and Beyond

MODERATOR:  Kimberlyn Carter – Director of Strategic Partnerships – Bibb County Board of Education

  • Representative Tyrone Brooks (D)—Georgia House of Representatives Lead Plaintiff in Brooks et al v. Georgia State Board of Elections
  • Representative Sanford Bishop (D)- U.S. House of Representatives
  • Charles Johnson – Partner, Holland and Knight
  • Reverend Timothy McDonald III, Pastor, First Iconium Baptist Church

Where do We Go From Here—Plan of Action for 2014 and Beyond

10:45 – 12:00 -Panel 2 – MODERATOR:  Laverene Gaskins – General Counsel, Valdosta State University

  • Councilwoman Elaine Lucas – Macon City Council
  • Mawuli Davis—Attorney and Activist
  • Rev. and Attorney FrancysJohnson- State Director, NAACP

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