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Ninth Circuit Celebrates National Drug Court Month

Ninth Circuit Celebrates National Drug Court Month

May 20, 2015

12:30-4:30 pm

290 Holden Avenue

Orlando, FL – On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, the Orange County Juvenile Delinquency and Family Dependency Drug Court teams, led by Ninth Circuit Judges Alicia Latimore and Reginald Whitehead, will participate in various activities to celebrate National Drug Court Month. Participants in juvenile and dependency programs will join court staff and community partners to compete in this exciting, fun-filled event, which will be held at Cypress Grove Park in Orlando, Florida.

During the event, eligible participants will be recognized for their progress through or graduation from the program. All drug court participants will have an opportunity to engage in activities that reinforce their commitment to live a substance-free lifestyle and to recognize the impact their decisions have on their families and their own lives.

Court administration staff and community partners who are interested in participating in this event should contact Johonna Brown, Juvenile Drug Court Coordinator, at (407) 836-9500 or ctdcjb1@ocnjcc.org.

Members of the media are invited to attend this ceremony. For additional information, please contact Julio Semino at 407-836-0403 or ctadjs1@ocnjcc.org.