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What If I Have to Go to Court?

Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Northampton Police Department, Community Room, 29 Center Street, Northampton, MA
Trainer: The Honorable Bertha Josephson

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Class description

People involved in social justice actions may find themselves confronting or intimidated by the idea that their activities might lead to court appearances or involvement. The goal of this class is to acquaint people who may represent themselves with the basic knowledge of how courts operate and the best way to present themselves and their cases in a courtroom setting. There will be ample time to respond to questions and concerns.


Nuts & Bolts, Civic Engagement, Legal


The Honorable Bertha JosephsonThe Honorable Bertha Josephson
Retired Superior Court Judge

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