Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Judge William Morse and Dr. Marny Rivera discuss substance abuse and the courts on March 23

Judge William Morse, Wellness Court, 3rd Judicial District, and Dr. Marny Rivera, Justice faculty, discuss "Substance Abuse and the Courts" - at the third in a series of events for National Criminal Justice Month.  The events are sponsored by the Justice Center and the Justice Club.

Judge Morse and Dr. Rivera look at the role of the Wellness Court in the Therapeutic Courts program in the Alaska Court System and current research regarding substance abuse. Wellness Court is the Felony DUI Court.

Date/time: Friday, March 23, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: UAA/APU Consortium Library, LIB 307
Parking is free in the library surface lots.

All events are free and open to UAA students, faculty, staff, and the public.