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NORTH TEXAS CHILDREN'S LAW SYMPOSIUM
Hear legislators, attorneys and other experts conduct an in-depth exploration of four issue areas affecting Texas' children:
Juvenile Justice and Mental Health
This year's symposium will provide participants with views from the legal industry's top minds on crucial aspects of childhood, including Judge Robert Herrera on the progress of the Dallas County Juvenile Mental Health Court and a presentation on the decriminalization of child-trafficking victims from Ann Johnson, who represented the minor in the 2010 case, In re. B.W., heard before the Texas Supreme Court. These talks will be accompanied by other lively presentations including a panel discussion on the rescue and decriminalization of child trafficking victims with Brooke Robb, Assistant District Attorney (Deputy Chief of Organized Crime Division), Melissa Miles, Executive Assistant City Attorney, and Errin Martin, Assistant United States Attorney.
$90 for Attorneys; $50 for Non-profit or Government Attorneys/Non-Attorney
Professionals; $20 Students. Lunch will be provided.
Continuing Legal Education and CEU Credits Pending
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Registration begins at 8:30 AM
Communities Foundation of Texas
5500 Caruth Haven Lane
Dallas, Texas 75225
For more information and to learn about sponsorship opportunities, please contact
RJ Hazeltine-Shedd at firstname.lastname@example.org.