Agenda for June 10, 2014 Public Hearing

8:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Panel IA
Judicial Branch Views I

8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Hon. Irene M. Keeley
Chair
Criminal Law Committee of the Judicial Conference

Panel IB
Judicial Branch Views II

O. Quincy Avinger, Jr.
Deputy Chief U.S. Probation Officer
U.S. Probation Office for the District of South Carolina

Panel II
Executive Branch Views

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Sally Quillian Yates
U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia
U.S. Department of Justice

Charles E. Samuels, Jr.
Director, Federal Bureau of Prisons
U.S. Department of Justice

Break
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Panel III
Law Enforcement Views

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Sergeant (Ret.) Richard Fulginiti
Chairman
National Legislative Committee
Fraternal Order of Police

Bob Bushman
President
National Narcotic Officers' Associations' Coalition

J. Thomas Manger
Chief of Police, Montgomery County, Maryland
Major Cities Chiefs Association

Panel IV
Practitioners' Views

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Sarah Gannett
Assistant Federal Public Defender
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

David Debold
Chair
Practitioners Advisory Group

James Felman
Chair-Elect, Criminal Justice Section
American Bar Association

Kenneth W. Sukhia
Sukhia Law Group, PLC

Lunch
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Panel V
Advocacy Groups' Views

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Pat Nolan
Director, Criminal Justice Reform Project
American Conservative Union Foundation

Jesselyn McCurdy
Senior Legislative Counsel
American Civil Liberties Union

Mary Price
General Counsel
Families Against Mandatory Minimums

Brandon Sample
Executive Director
Prisology

Russell Butler
Chair
Victims Advisory Group

Adjourn
2:30 p.m.