10 April, 2012

Attorney General Joins Playground Panel


April 10, 2012

Attorney General Joins Playground Panel

Tomorrow night, Attorney General John Suthers will be of the panel discussing the commercial sexual exploitation (CSE) of children in Colorado. He joins representatives from The FBI, CASA of the Pikes Peak Region, The Forensic Nurse Examiner (FNE) Team at Memorial Hospital and The Human Trafficking Task Force of Southern Colorado.

The panel comes after the screening of Playground, a film by George Clooney, that looks at CSE in America through the story of one girl who was sexually abused a child and fell through the cracks of the foster care system.

The film is being screened by Let Them Have Faces, a local organization working to increase community awareness about instances of violence.

Playground is being screened at Stargazers Theatre (10 S. Parkside Dr.). Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the show starts at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $8.50 and can be purchased at the door, online at http://www.stargazerstheatre.com, or by calling 719-476-2200.