CONTACT:
Nadine Maeser
Public Information Officer
nadine.maeser@mdcourts.gov
410-260-1488

Terri Charles
Asst. Public Information Officer
terri.charles@mdcourts.gov
410-260-1488
 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 15, 2019

Government Relations and Public Affairs
187 Harry S. Truman Parkway
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
410-260-1488

Media Advisory:
Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project celebrates seventh
graduating class

Baltimore Ravens defensive back/linebacker Anthony Levine, Sr. to serve as keynote speaker

Approximately 30 participants in the Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project (DCREP) will be recognized for their successful completion of the program on Monday, October 21, at a ceremony presided by District Judge Nicole Pastore.
Judge Pastore founded the DCREP in 2016 as a court-focused, criminal recidivism initiative offering defendants an opportunity to participate in full-time job training and job placement programs as a condition of their probation or in lieu of incarceration. Approximately 150 participants have completed the program to date.
The DCREP graduates will be joined by family, friends, judges, and prosecutors. Anthony Levine, Sr., Baltimore Ravens defensive back/linebacker, will be the keynote speaker. Levine attended Tennessee State and is playing in his eighth season with the Baltimore Ravens.

WHAT: Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project’s seventh graduation ceremony

WHEN: Monday, October 21, 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Baltimore City District Court
Eastside District Court Building, Courtroom 7
1400 E. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21213

WHO: Baltimore City District Judge Nicole Pastore, presiding
Baltimore City District Administrative Judge Barbara Baer Waxman
Baltimore City District Judge Katie Murphy O’Hara
Baltimore Ravens Defensive back/linebacker Anthony Levine, Sr., keynote speaker
Baltimore City District Court Re-Entry Project graduates

NOTE: Please contact the Maryland Judiciary, Government Relations and Public Affairs, by email at communications@mdcourts.gov or 410-260-1488, if you plan to attend or have questions about the event. Cameras will not be allowed in the courtroom during the graduation ceremony, however, members of the media may conduct on-camera interviews in the hallway outside of the courtroom. Judge Pastore will be available for interviews from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. All persons being photographed should be asked for their consent before a picture is taken. Program participants can also be interviewed before or after the ceremony.

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