Criminal Defense Attorney MaryEtta Marks will answer legal inquiries and questions about the law at the upcoming Save Our Sons Prison Ministry meeting.
The presentation, ‘Ask a Lawyer: Everything You Wanted to Know, But Were Afraid to Ask,’ takes place on Sunday, May 18, at 2:30 p.m., at Crenshaw United Methodist Church, 3740 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles. The Rev. Derrick-Lewis Noble is the host pastor.
With more than 25 years of experience, Attorney Marks is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and a former Los Angeles County Deputy Public Defender.
Also, DeAngela McVey, organizer for the Community Coalition, will discuss the
Equal Voice Initiative that advocates earmarking a portion of the California state budget to a ‘sunny day’ fund to restore the reductions taken from education, home health care and other social services.
The ‘sunny day’ funding would come from the $700 million allocation in the state ‘rainy day’ fund that has been set aside for building prisons as well as from other sources.
For information about the meeting, call (323) 292-0141.