Virtual Justice: 2017 Calendar Of Events

Telepresence Room

Telepresence Room

February

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 6 p.m.
Family Law: New Year, Time to Review

A presentation for parents and custodians to review current child custodial arrangements as well as custody and/or visitation orders and a general discussion to determine whether these arrangements or order should be revised in 2017 in the best interests of the children they involve.

Presented by Professor Nakia C. Hayes, NCCU School of Law Family Law Clinic

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 6 p.m.
Unity in the Community: Town Hall Meeting

Our September 18, 2016, Town Hall Meeting continues, and evolves, from a community discussion to a focused session to generate ideas toward real solutions in building and strengthening community-police relations throughout North Carolina.

Presented by North Carolina Association of Chiefs of Police and various North Carolina Community Activists

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March

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 6 p.m.
Tax and Facts: An Informational Workshop
An overview of possible federal tax credits and deductions available to tax-payers, and the increased IRS audit of returns where the taxpayer claims the Earned Income Tax Credit.

Presented by Attorney Deanna Coleman, Director of the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic

Zoom Link: zoom.us/j/289210508

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 6 p.m.
13th: A Documentary Showing & Discussion

There will be a showing of the powerful documentary, 13th, and an engaging discussion will follow by a panel of special guests who are committed to the cessation of mass incarceration of minorities and the for profit expansion of the prison system.

Presented by DeWarren Langley, Charles Hamilton Houston Foundation

April

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 6 p.m.
The Dating Game
In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, there will an interactive workshop for teens and young adults about dating relationships, social media and their legal consequences.

Co-Presented by Attorney Deria Hayes, NCCU Women’s Center and Durham Crisis Response Center

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 5 p.m.
Know Your Rights: Use Them or Lose Them
A presentation for community member to discuss legal rights during encounters with the police. The discussion will focus on general rights in the home, car and public.

Presented by NCCU School of Law Criminal Defense Clinic

Zoom Link: zoom.us/j/289210508

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 6 p.m.
Consumer Financial Workshop
Questions and answers about various consumer issues.

Presented by Professor Pamela Thombs, NCCU School of Law Consumer Financial Transaction Clinic