Judge Joseph Van Jura Honored
Retired Judge Joseph J. Van Jura of the Court of Common Pleas of Luzerne County was presented with a special award by attorney Jane M. Acri, as the association president, at a recent gathering of 300 area judges and lawyers of the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association/the bar association of Luzerne County. Judge Van Jura was honored for his service to the bar association. He served two terms as vice president and two terms as president of the association. He currently serves as president of the Luzerne County Bar Association Charitable Foundation Inc., the charitable arm of the association. From left, are Judge Joseph J. Van Jura and attorney Jane M. Acri.