Reentry Legal Clinic in Greenville

Reentry Legal Clinic in Greenville

Thursday July 26

10 am- 2 pm

The NC Second Chance Alliance is working with Legal Aid to conduct a reentry clinic in Greenville, NC on Thursday, July 26, 2012, from 10 am until 2 pm.  All of the relevant information is below.  For those of you in the area, please attend and/or inform those individuals you know who may benefit from the clinic.  In coming months we will be hosting similar reentry clinics around the state with Legal Aid, as well as legislative listening sessions with the help of many of our member organizations.

Removing Employment, Educational and Housing Barriers: Relief from Criminal Convictions in North Carolina

     10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

     Thursday, July 26, 2012

     1710 W. 6th Street, Greenville, NC 27834

Please bring a brown bag lunch.  Drinks and dessert will be provided.

MORNING SESSION:

  • Overview of the collateral consequences of criminal records
  • Tools of Relief: Expungement, Certificates of Relief, Title VII, FCRA complaints
  • Demonstration of C-CAT (Collateral Consequences Assessment Tool), a web-based tool that allows you to search for the collateral consequences of a particular offense
  • Legislative Update (new reentry laws)
  • Local Reentry resources

AFTERNOON SESSION:

  • Affected persons who are eligible or legal aid will be able to speak with a licensed attorney on a one-on-one basis to determine whether legal relief is available in their particular situation. 

To register for a one-on-one meeting with a licensed attorney,  please call:

     Legal Aid of North Carolina-Greenville

     301 S. Evans Street, Suite 200

     Greenville, NC 27858

     (252) 758-0113

You may also call Legal Aid for general information regarding the reentry clinic.

Homegoing for Minister Jean Washington Rocky Mount NC.

My condolences goes out to Rev. Jonah Walston and the family of the late Minister Jean Washington.

Script.: Read Eccles. 3 and know, “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven”

Song: Worthy Is He – Alamba Spirituals

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Homegoing for Donna Gardner Formerly of Pinetops NC

My condolences goes out to the family of the late Donna Gardner Tarboro NC.

Script.: Read Eccles. 3 and know, “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven”

Song: He’s There All The Time – Paul Porter A New Day featuring Harvey Watkins Jr.

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Penn State Sanctions Decimate the Nittany Lions Now and for Years to Come – New York Times

INDIANAPOLIS — The N.C.A.A. announced significant penalties against Penn State and its football program Monday, including a $60 million fine and a four-year postseason ban, in the wake of the child sexual abuse scandal involving the former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.

The N.C.A.A. stopped short of shutting down Penn State’s program, but officials insisted that the breadth and significance of the penalties were nearly as debilitating. It is expected to be almost a decade before Penn State will be in a position to attempt to regain its place as one of the sport’s elite programs. (More)

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Joe Paterno

Jerry Sandusky