September 29, 2016: $1.7 million settlement reached between the U.S. Attorney's Office, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC for week-long fire that burned more than 2,300 acres of Tribal forest lands in 2009. The Company has also agreed to convey 35 acres of land to EBCI
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Scot McKie with OneFeather Newspaper
September 19, 2016: U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose speaks at Heroin and Opioid Awareness Summit in Cherokee, N.C.:
May 19, 2016: Assistant U.S. Attorneys Elizabeth Greene, William Miller, Robert Gleason and Jennifer Dillon honored by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Dept. at Annual "Chief's Awards":
May 17, 2016: Assistant U.S. Attorneys Elizabeth Greene and William Miller receive Award of Appreciation from the Dept. of Homeland Security "Los Ninos Del Castigadores" MS-13 Prosecution:
May 14, 2016: U.S. Attorney's Office kicks off "LEGAL" (Law Enforcement Guiding Adolescent Youth" pilot program in Asheville:
May 12, 2016: U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose announces the winners of the First Annual "Do the Write Thing Challenge" in Asheville:
April 27, 2016: U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose meets with leadership of reentry councils to discuss the efforts of Western District's reentry programs for former offenders:
February 27, 2016: U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose meets with local law enforcement in Western North Carolina.
February 24, 2016: Assistant U.S. Attorney Jenny Sugar receives Certificate of Appreciation from IRS-CI.
February 22, 2016: U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose meets with local law enforcement in Western North Carolina.
January 11, 2016: U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose participates in human trafficking discussion at Charlotte Talks on WFAE.
January 11, 2016: U.S. Jill Westmoreland Rose speaks at Human Trafficking Awareness press conference in Charlotte.
November 6-9, 2015: Assistant U.S. Attorney Sanjeev Bhasker speaks at the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association's (NAPABA) 2015 convention, “NAPABA Rising,” in New Orleans.
November 3, 2015: U.S. Attorney Rose, Stedman Graham and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Superintendent Ann Clark at "Hear My Voice Change Starts With Me” event.
September 17, 2015: U.S. Attorney's Office staff volunteer at Hidden Valley Elementary to help create two outdoor spaces for students.
September 16, 2015: Acting U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose appeared at local radio stations to discuss bullying in schools and cyber-bullying, in support of Mecklenburg school (CMS) district's "Stand Up and Speak Out" anti-bullying campaign.
August 28, 2015: Swearing In of Acting U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose as Council Member for North Carolina's Council for Women - Domestic VIolence Commission.
June 4, 2015: Timothy R. Dunbar Receives Prestigious Director's Award in Washington, D.C.
May 14, 2015: Acting U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose at Duke Sentencing Press Event in Greenville, N.C.