Bellingham-Whatcom County Commission on Sexual & Domestic Violence

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Effective & Trauma-Informed Prosecution of Sexual Violence

  • Brigid Collins Family Support Center 1231 N Garden St #200 Bellingham, WA 98225 USA (map)

AEquitas Attorney Advisors, Patricia D. Powers and Dalia Racine, will present a full-day training to equip prosecutors with skills and strategies to meet the justice needs of adult and adolescent victim/survivors of sexual assault through trauma-informed practices and the use of jury selection and expert testimony. Open to prosecutors, prosecution-based advocates, and prosecution-based personnel.

AEquitas' mission is to improve access to and the quality of justice in gender-based violence and human trafficking cases through an informed, practical, and innovative approach.

No cost. Lunch will be provided.

CLE credit hours are pending approval by the Washington State Bar Association.

For more info contact:

Elizabeth Montoya at emontoya@dvcommission.org or 360.312.5700 ext. 1223

Registration required by Nov 1st, 2019

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