MDC’s North Campus to Host 3rd District Court of Appeal Oral Argument Proceedings

Miami, Oct. 16, 2019Miami Dade College’s (MDC) School of Justice, Public Safety and Law Studies will host the 3rd District Court of Appeal Oral Argument Proceedings on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 9:30 a.m.

Three judges from the 3rd District Court of Appeal will hear 10-minute oral arguments in the courtroom at the School of Justice law enforcement training site. The Third District Court of Appeal hearings will be live streamed from the School of Justice training site courtroom and students may attend the proceedings in person. Security for the hearings will be provided by the Marshal of the Court, the first woman Marshal for the 3rd District Court of Appeal, and a graduate of the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program at the School of Justice.

About MDC’s School of Justice, Public Safety and Law Studies

MDC’s renowned School of Justice has been training and educating public safety professionals for nearly 42 years, domestically and internationally. More than 80 percent of all public safety professionals in Miami-Dade County have been trained at the School of Justice. The school offers a Bachelor in Applied Science degree in public safety management with seven specialized tracks, associate degrees in criminal justice, college credit certificates in homeland security and crime scene technology, certifications in basic law enforcement, corrections and firefighter, and private security, and specialized executive leadership training and assessment services.

WHAT:           3rd District Court of Appeal Oral Argument proceedings

WHEN:           Wednesday, Nov.  6, 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

WHERE:         MDC’s North Campus, Room 8333 (Building 8, SOJ Courtroom)

11380 NW 27th Ave.

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MDC Media-only contacts: Juan Mendieta, MDC director of communications, 305-237-7611,; Hessy Fernandez, director of media relations, 305-237-3949,; Sue Arrowsmith, 305-237-3710,, Allison Horton, 305-237-3359,; or Norma Ardila, 305-237-3607,

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