Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence Second Hearing to be held in Phoenix, Arizona

Tuesday, February 11, 2014, from 8:30 am – 6:30 pm

Theme: Juvenile Justice Systems’ (Tribal, State, Federal) Response to AI/AN Children Exposed to Violence

Salt River Talking Stick Hotel
9800 E Indian Bend Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
866-877-9897

Please note that the next 2nd hearing of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence will be held in Phoenix, Arizona on February 11, 2014. This meeting is open to the public. It is anticipated that scheduled oral public testimony will be offered during both the morning and afternoon hearing sessions including an open microphone session just prior to the conclusion of the hearing.

  • While on-site registration will also be provided, those wishing to provide oral public testimony are encouraged to register at: www.justice.gov/defendingchildhood in advance of the meeting.
  • Those wishing to provide written testimony – please send written testimony to testimony@tlpi.org.
  • While not required, those wishing to attend the February 11th hearing are also encouraged to register through the registration link at: www.justice.gov/defendingchildhood in advance of the hearing.

This task force is anchored by both a federal working group that includes U.S. Attorneys and officials from the Departments of the Interior and Justice and an advisory committee of experts appointed to examine the scope and impact of violence facing American Indian and Alaska Native children and make policy recommendations to Attorney General Holder on ways to address it.

 

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