NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING OF THE UNITED STATES SENTENCING COMMISSION
February 13, 2014
8:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Pursuant to Rule 3.2 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure of the United States Sentencing Commission, a public hearing is scheduled for Thursday, February 13, 2014 from 8:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
The public hearing will be held in the west side of the Mecham Conference Center in the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, One Columbus Circle, NE, Washington, DC.
The purpose of the public hearing is for the Commission to gather testimony from invited witnesses concerning issues related to the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).
Public Hearing on
Implementing the Violence Against Women Act of 2013
Thursday, February 13, 2014
8:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Opening Remarks (8:45 a.m.)
Panel I A View from the Judiciary (8:50 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.)
Hon. Roberto Lange
United States District Judge
District of South Dakota
Panel II Executive Branch and Defense Perspectives (9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)
Hon. Michael W. Cotter
District of Montana
Deputy Associate Attorney General
Department of Justice
Federal Public Defender
Districts of North Dakota and South Dakota
Break (10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.)
Panel III Expert and Community Perspectives (10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)
Hon. Kirk G. Saunooke
The Cherokee Court, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Victims' Advisory Group
Paulette Sullivan Moore
Vice President of Public Policy
National Network to End Domestic Violence
Dr. Jacqueline Campbell
Anna D. Wolf Chair, Department of Community-Public Health
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
Adjourn (11:30 a.m.)