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Jones Walker Sponsors "Stake Out for Justice"
November 13, 2009

Jones Walker is a sponsor of the New Orleans Police & Justice Foundation's annual "State Out for Justice" luncheon, which will be held on Thursday, November 19 at the Marriott New Orleans, and will focus on putting public safety first in the community. Honorees include William Goldring, Chairman of Republic Beverage Company, and Colonel (RET) Terry Ebbert, former director of Homeland Security in New Orleans. James Carville and Mary Matalin, political strategists and CNN political contributors, will serve as keynote speakers.

The New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation (NOPJF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the people and processes of the criminal justice system in New Orleans. Originally founded in 1995 as the New Orleans Police Foundation, the organization was established to enhance the operations and capacities of the New Orleans Police Department. In 2003, the Foundation expanded its role to include other elements of the New Orleans criminal justice system. NOPJF also played a significant role in the reconstruction of the New Orleans criminal justice system following Hurricane Katrina.