Denver, CO -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/30/2014 -- Judge Mary A. Celeste will speak at the MADD Florida Law Enforcement Recognition and Training presented by Russo Battista Law Group at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale on August 1, 2014.Learn more about the event and register at:
http://www.madd.org/local-offices/fl/recognition-event.html. A brief description of the presentation topic follows:
Marijuana and Driving: Trials and Tribulations
As the use of marijuana expands and is legalized in some states, so do concerns about drugged driving. What are the effects of THC on driving? What investigative tools are currently available? Is a "medical marijuana" card an affirmative defense? This presentation will address the following: marijuana facts, trends and laws, marijuana stops and pre-trial issues, THC testing and admissibility, emerging science and technology, case studies, and more.
About Judge Mary Celeste
Judge Mary Celeste is the co-founder of the Denver Sobriety Court, the largest DWI/Drug Court in the state of Colorado. She is a Regional Judicial Outreach Liaison for the American Bar Association and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, connecting judicial educators, drugs courts, drug court coordinators and professionals, training resource prosecutors, law enforcement liaisons, state judicial educators and judges to more effectively address DWI/Drug issues in the courts. She is a nationally recognized expert and keynote speaker on DWI and drug programs in the judiciary and on impaired driving and traffic matters. Learn more about Judge Mary Celeste at http://judgemaryceleste.net.
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Contact: Judge Mary Celeste
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