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410-260-1488

For Immediate Release

Office of Communications and Public Affairs
2001-E/F Commerce Park Drive
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
410-260-1488


Media Advisory:
Anne Arundel County High School Students Visit Court to Learn
About Mistakes and Consequences


(ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND – October 6, 2017) Approximately 140 Anne Arundel County high school students will participate in the Schools in the Court program at the Anne Arundel County District Court in Annapolis on Thursday, October 12, to learn about the legal and financial consequences of being charged with offenses such as drunk driving.  The media are invited to attend.

Students from Annapolis and Southern high schools will meet members of the Maryland State Police K-9 squad, watch court proceedings, and hear directly from people who have experienced life-changing effects of poor choices.

Anne Arundel County District Judge Shaem C.P. Spencer will host the event.  This is the first of four Schools in the Court programs that the District Court of Maryland in Anne Arundel County will hold this school year.


WHAT:
District Court of Maryland in Anne Arundel County’s Schools in the Court program

WHO:
Anne Arundel County District Judge Shaem C.P. Spencer will preside.  Approximately 140 Anne Arundel County students from Annapolis and Southern high schools will attend.

WHEN
Thursday, October 12, 2017
8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

WHERE:
Courtroom 1, Anne Arundel County District Court, 251 Rowe Boulevard, Annapolis

MEDIA CONTACT:
Please contact the Maryland Judiciary’s Office of Communications and Public Affairs if you want to attend or have questions, including when and where cameras will be allowed.

Phone: 410-260-1488
Email: communications@mdcourts.gov

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