August 2013

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Homeless Court Getting Ready To Offer Justice and Hope In Birmingham

steve binder and bettye king

Photo: Steve Binder, San Diego Homeless Court, conferring with Bettye King, Birmingham Municipal Court

Our Birmingham office had the honor last week of hosting a training conference for those who will be participants in the operation of a new Homeless Court in the City of Birmingham Municipal Court.  We were very fortunate (and thrilled!) to have Steve Binder, the founder and administrator of the original homeless court docket in San Diego, as our instructor.  It was so inspiring to hear and see what has been accomplished in San Diego, and what a tremendous difference it has made in so many lives.  I think it is safe to say that Birmingham’s conference attendees left the session with great enthusiasm to make our own Homeless Court a reality. (more…)