FORT LAUDERDALE/BROWARD NAACP CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH “THE LAW AND THE BLACK JUDGE” A TRIBUTE TO THE SIX BLACK JUDGES SERVING ON BROWARD COUNTY’S 17TH CIRCUIT
WHO: Fort Lauderdale/Broward Branch NAACP
WHAT: On February 28, 2013, the NAACP will celebrate Black History month by honoring
the Six Black Judges currently serving on bench in Broward County. The Community will re-affirm their commitment to the struggle ahead and celebrate the historic journey toward equality that has culminated in the election and appointment of the these Black Judges
The Fort Lauderdale/Broward NAACP will host “The Law and the Black Judge” featuring:
Judge Ken Gillespie
Judge Ilona Holmes
Judge Ian Richards
Judge Mary Robinson
Judge Michael Robinson
Judge Elijah Williams
The NAACP will mark the 104th year celebrating the (6) six Black judges that are currently on the serving in Broward and discussing the lack of Diversity on the Bench.
WHERE: Mizell Center, 1409 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33311
WHEN: Thursday, February 28, 2013 -7:00 PM
–Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization. Its members throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, conducting voter mobilization and monitoring equal opportunity in the public and private sectors.