National Association of Women Judges to host information conference in Shreveport

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As part of women’s history month, the National Association of Women Judges will host an information conference in Shreveport from March 6th to March 8th.

Schedule of Events

CELEBRATING OUR WOMEN JUDGES IN DISTRICT SIX
*DISTRICT 6 DIRECTOR, JUDGE SHEVA SIMS*
*CHAIRPERSON, JUDGE AISHA SHA’LON CLARK*

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
(subject to change)

 

Education sessions have been approved for a total of 4.20 hour(s) of credit, including 1.00 hour(s) of ethics, by the Louisiana MCLE Committee.

TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2018
Location: SHREVEPORT CITY COURT
1244 Texas Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71101

 

9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Registration

10:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

SAFETY IN THE COURTROOM AND OTHER PLACES
• Judge Jeanette G. Garrett, Court of Appeal, Second Circuit Shreveport, LA
• Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Department
• Shreveport City Marshals
• Shreveport Police Department

11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.

WOMEN AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
• Judge Karelia R. Stewart, First Judicial District, Caddo Parrish LA
• James E. Stewart, Sr., District Attorney, Caddo Parrish, LA

12:00 p.m.-12:50 p.m.

PROTECTIVE ORDER
Judge Bernadette G. D’Souza, Orleans Civil District Court, LA

10:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

OPTIMAL POTENTIAL: LIFE CHANGING STRATEGIES FOR YOUNG ADULTS IN CRISIS
• Judge Pammela Lattier, Shreveport City Court, LA
• Ronald Anderson

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018
Location: SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY AT SHREVEPORT 3050 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, Shreveport, LA 71107

 

10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Registration

11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

OPTIMAL POTENTIAL: LIFE CHANGING STRATEGIES FOR YOUNG ADULTS IN CRISIS
• Judge Pammela Lattier, Shreveport City Court, LA
• Ronald Anderson

11:40 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

COLOR OF JUSTICE
• Judge Yvette Mansfield Alexander, Baton Rouge City Court, LA
• Judge Regina Bartholomew-Woods, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal, LA

12:40 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

MENTORING THE STUDENTS

1:40 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

HEALTH FOR JUDGES AND OTHERS
Dr. Karen Pendleton, Pair O’ Docs Bio-Rejuvenis, Shreveport, LA

2:40 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

HOW TO BE HEALTHIER AND HAPPIER
• Dr. Leonard Weather, MD, Shreveport, LA
• Dr. Cynthia Montgomery, Shreveport, LA

6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

WELCOME RECEPTION

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018
Location: HUNTINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
6801 Rasberry Lane, Shreveport, LA 71129

 

9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Registration

10:00 a.m.-10:50 p.m.

COLOR OF JUSTICE
• Judge Felicia Toney Williams, Court of Appeal, Second Circuit Shreveport, LA
• Judge Brenza Irving-Jones, Louisiana Office of Workers Compensation, District 1 East
• Rebecca Edwards, Esq.
• Judge Kelli Terrell Temple, Baton Rouge City Court, LA

 

Location: SHREVEPORT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
400 Edwards Street, Shreveport, LA 71101-6134

 

11:00 a.m.-11:50 p.m.

MENTORING THE STUDENTS

12:00 p.m.-12:50 p.m.

MISSION POSSIBLE: LOUISIANA REENTRY
• Judge Trudy White, 19th District Court, East Baton Rouge, LA
• ReAzalia Z. Allen, Esq.

1:00 p.m.-1:50 p.m.

HUMAN TRAFFICKING
• Judge Shonda D. Stone, Court of Appeal, Second Circuit Shreveport, LA
• Special Agent Taneka Harris Blacknell

2:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m.

NAVIGATING JUDICIAL ETHICS IN 2018

3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

NAWJ District Six Business Meeting

7:00 p.m.

AWARDS DINNER PROGRAM
Guest Speaker:

Judge Nannette Jolivette Brown, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana

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