Domestic Violence Focus of AAUW Spring Luncheon

Domestic violence will be the focus of the annual spring luncheon of the American Association of University Women chapter at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

The luncheon, which is open to the public, will be held Tuesday, March 22, at 12 noon in the Memorial Student Center East Ballroom. Tickets are $15 and available from any AAUW member, Administration Building Room 205 or by calling (580) 774-3063.

Special guests will be Judge Jill Weedon, Judge Donna Dirickson, District Attorney Angela Marsee and Oklahoma Indigent Defense Attorney Stephanie Jones. Weedon and Dirickson will present an interactive demonstration of the choices faced by victims of domestic violence. Marsee and Jones will discuss litigation of domestic violence cases from the prosecution and defense perspectives.

The luncheon menu will include baked potato bar, salads, hot rolls and strawberry shortcake for dessert. Vegetarian items will be available.