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U.S. Attorney’s Office
Southern District of West Virginia

Friday, May 10, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Department of Justice and State of West Virginia Officials to Hold Press Conference

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice, Mike Stuart, United States Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, Assistant United States Attorney Helen Altmeyer, Northern District of West Virginia, Governor James C. Justice and Secretary Bill Crouch, West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources will hold a press conference on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at 1:00 p.m., to discuss a major agreement reached between the United States Department of Justice and the State of West Virginia.


Where: Robert C. Byrd United States Courthouse - 5th floor (not in the U.S. Attorney’s Office)

            300 Virginia Street East

            Charleston, WV 25301


When:  Tuesday, May 14, 2019 @ 1:00 p.m.


NOTES:   Open Press. Camera preset at 12:30 p.m. Final access time for print media is 12:45 p.m.  All media must RSVP and present government-issued photo I.D. (such as a driver’s license) as well as valid media credentials. The RSVP and any inquiries regarding logistics should be directed to Please RSVP with the email address of the person(s) attending the event, so that we may reach them directly if details change.



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Updated May 10, 2019