Media Advisory-Human Trafficking Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  January 25, 2016


Human Trafficking Intervention Court Announced for Nashville

(Nashville, TN)—Nashville is prepared to launch the first of its kind initiative in Tennessee to address the issues of trafficking and prostitution in our city.  Mayor Megan Barry will join Judge Casey Moreland, District Attorney Glenn Funk, Assistant DAs Tammy Meade, Deb Smith and representatives from End Slavery Tennessee to announce a new Human Trafficking Intervention Court in Davidson County. Through the combined efforts of the judiciary, prosecutors, law enforcement, treatment providers, and others, human trafficking court will work to identify trafficking victims, refer them to services, and restore them to safe, law-abiding lives.

WHAT:       Davidson County Human Trafficking Court Announcement

WHEN:       Tuesday, January 26, 2016 2:00pm

WHERE:    Justice A. A. Birch Building 408 2nd Ave. North General Sessions Courtroom 4D

The Nashville Human Trafficking Intervention Court is scheduled to begin in February, 2016.

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