January 14, 2020

Government Relations and Public Affairs
187 Harry S. Truman Parkway
Annapolis, Maryland 21401


Media Advisory
Circuit Court for Somerset County celebrates first anniversary of adult recovery court

Celebrating its one-year anniversary, the Somerset County Circuit Court Adult Recovery Court will convene its recovery court docket on Thursday, Jan. 16, followed by a ceremony to recognize the many stakeholders and court partners who have supported and shaped the program. These stakeholders include District Court personnel, local law enforcement agencies, health care providers, and government offices.

The adult recovery court has worked with 19 participants since its start in January 2019.

WHO: Somerset Circuit Court Judge Daniel W. Powell, presiding

WHAT: Somerset County Circuit Court Adult Recovery Court one-year anniversary

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, at 2:30 p.m.

WHERE: Courtroom One, Somerset County Circuit Court, 30512 Prince William St., Princess Anne

NOTE: Please contact the Maryland Judiciary, Government Relations and Public Affairs, by email at [email protected] or 410-260-1488, if you plan to attend or have questions about the event. Cameras will not be allowed in the courtroom during the docket proceedings; however, members of the media may conduct on-camera interviews in the lobby area outside of the courtroom. Judge Powell will be available for interviews immediately after the ceremony. All persons being photographed should be asked for their consent before a picture is taken.


Nadine Maeser
Public Information Officer
[email protected]

Terri Charles
Asst. Public Information Officer
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