NEWPORT CITY â€“ Protesters picketed the Safe Choices Program in the parking lot overlooking the Gateway Center Wednesday evening. They were hoping to send a message to Dr. Susan Wehry, commissioner of the Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living, that they are unhappy with the Safe Choices Program.
Wehry was the keynote speaker at a Family Caregiver Retreat at the Gateway Center.
Second judge issues temporary relief from abuse order to protect Bennett from another client.
NEWPORT â€“ Judge Dennis Pearson recently issued an emergency order preventing the Department of Aging and Independent Living (DAIL) from interfering with William Bennett's right to speak privately and meaningfully with his attorney, Gertrude Miller.