Veterans Treatment Court Panel Discussion
Date: Thursday, February 23, 2012
Time: 12:30 – 3:00 PM
Location: USC San Diego Academic Center (SDAC), 16870 West Bernardo Drive, San Diego, CA 92127
This discussion will focus on creating awareness regarding the needs of returning veterans and servicemembers who become involved with the criminal justice system upon returning home from combat service. The panel will cover best practices of existing Veterans Courts programs across Southern California, as well as historical and current proposed state legislation. Confirmed panel speakers for the event include Judge Wendy Lindley (USC Alumnus and Presiding Judge of the Orange County Veterans Treatment Court), and Ms. Lindsay Gold (San Diego VA Veterans Justice Outreach Coordinator). Lunch will be served at 12:30pm followed by the panel discussion at 1:00 pm.