FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 9, 2020

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

 

MEDIA ADVISORY:
Circuit Court for Calvert County celebrates Adult Treatment Court graduates

On Thursday, March 12, eleven graduates will celebrate the successful completion of a court-supervised program during a graduation ceremony at the Circuit Court for Calvert County Adult Treatment Court.

Since the Adult Treatment Court’s inception in 2015, more than 80 individuals have graduated from the program, which focuses on assisting participants in achieving self-sufficiency and becoming responsible members of the community.

WHO: County Administrative Judge Mark S. Chandlee, presiding
            Russel Draper, Intake Coordinator, Delancey Street Program, New York, keynote speaker
            Scott F. Travers, Regional Director for Anne Arundel/Southern Maryland Office of U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen, guest speaker
            
WHAT: Circuit Court for Calvert County Adult Treatment Court Graduation

WHEN: Thursday, March 12 at 1 p.m.

WHERE: Circuit Court for Calvert County, Courtroom 1, 175 Main St., Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678

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 lobby area outside of the courtroom. Judge Chandlee and the two guest speakers will be available for interviews immediately after the graduation ceremony. All persons being photographed should be asked for their consent before a picture is taken. Program participants can also be interviewed after the ceremony.

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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