A Day on the Bench Event in the Piedmont Judicial Circuit

Jefferson, GA — A belated celebration of Constitution Day 2017 (the official day was September 17) will take place on September 26th in the Piedmont Judicial Circuit with invited constituents who will experience a “Day on the Bench.”  

In addition to observing court hearings, invitees will hear from Chief Justice P. Harris Hines, Supreme Court of Georgia; Regina Quick, former Representative of District 117; and Chief Judge David Motes, Superior Courts, Piedmont Judicial Circuit.  The event provides an opportunity for the public to have a first-hand look at the role of the judge, the issues that are handled in court, and the day-to-day operations of a courtroom.

The event, which is sponsored by the Piedmont Judicial Circuit in partnership with the Judicial Council/Administrative Office of the Courts, will take place at the Jackson County Courthouse starting at 8:30 a.m. and ending at noon, followed by lunch.  Opening and closing remarks will be available via Livestream here: http://livestream.com/accounts/15641258/.