AF-Southwest Garden Talk | Criminal Justice Series

March 23, 2022 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Greenwood Brewing

425 East Roosevelt Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Join America’s Future-Southwest for a Garden Talk discussion on criminal justice reform with former Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice Scott Bales as the keynote speaker.

Bring your friends, colleagues and anyone interested in this issue impacting our community in Arizona. What would bail reform look like? Why is it necessary? What is the best way to enact bail reform? What could be some issues with bail reform?

An engaging Q&A portion of the talk will conclude the night’s planned activities. The event includes delicious drinks! Come dressed as you are.


6 pm Networking begins

6:30 pm Speaker begins & audience Q&A

7:30 pm Program ends

Scott Bales served on the Arizona Supreme Court for fourteen years, including as Chief Justice from July 2014 until July 2019. After retiring from the Court, he was the Executive Director of the Institute for the Advancement of the American Legal System at the University of Denver through July 2020. He now consults on appellate matters and internal investigations and serves as a neutral.