Employment Opportunity: El Dorado County invites applications for the position of DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I/II/III
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Employment Opportunity: El Dorado County invites applications for the position of
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I/II/III
OPENING DATE: 08/21/15
CLOSING DATE: 09/04/15 05:00 PM
Department: Public Defender
Location: Placerville & South Lake Tahoe, California
Due to recent retirements, the County of El …[select title for full text]

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THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending September 4, 2015
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by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office. (Note: You must log in to view this members-only content (see login box on upper right panel of this page)

ONCE PROBATION EXPIRES, A JUDGE CAN’T MODIFY THE AMOUNT OF RESTITUTION [More…] »

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New Self-Study Video – CPDA’s Annual MCLE Specialty Areas Seminar – Recorded August 22, 2015
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Recorded Saturday, August 22, 2015, Berkeley, California  | Recording posted August 23, 2015

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The 20th Annual Yosemite Felony Defense Practice Seminar – Friday & Saturday, November 6-7, 2015
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Yosemite2The California Public Defenders Association presents

20th Annual Felony Defense Practice Seminar

Friday & Saturday, November 6-7, 2015, at Curry Pavilion, in Yosemite National Park

Don’t miss this opportunity for an excellent training program in an excellent location!

Coordinators:

Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, San Diego, California

Charles Denton, Assistant Public Defender, Alameda County

Bart Sheela, Deputy Alternate Public Defender, San Diego County

Join us for this program that promises to provide an informative and practical approach to handling these difficult cases.We have developed an excellent line up of well-known experts who will be there to give you insights into how you can approach a variety of issues that arise in felony defense practice with better results.  CPDA has blocked a large group of lodging rooms at the Yosemite National Park Lodge at a special rate. To reserve lodging at Yosemite Lodge (inside the Park), please refer to the information included on this flyer for details.

The program registration fee includes syllabus, reception on Friday, and breakfast on Saturday. Please note that you must make your lodging reservation immediately. MCLE & Legal Specialization credits apply (see below). [More…] »

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Criminal Law Case Summaries – July-August 2015
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by Gary Mandinach, Attorney at Law, California Appellate Project, Los Angeles, California
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Criminal Defense Practice Seminar: Challenging Government Misconduct – October 17, 2015 – Anaheim Marriott Suites Hotel
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The California Public Defenders Association presents:

 

A Criminal Defense Practice Seminar – Challenging Government Misconduct

Saturday, October 17, 2015

The Anaheim Marriott Suites, 12015 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, California 92840

Program Coordinators:

Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, Vista, California

Susan Leff, Attorney at Law, San Francisco, California

This Criminal Defense Seminar will provide you with 5.0 hours of continuing legal education participatory credits by addressing some very important aspects in criminal defense cases. We will cover important topics that include motions, police corruption, discovery, and more! We have also reserved a block of lodging rooms at the Anaheim Marriott Suites at a special rate. You can obtain lodging reservations via the Internet, see elsewhere on this notice for the Internet link. If you call to make reservations, be sure to indicate you are attending the CPDA group event to obtain the discounted lodging rate.

Register online at: http://defender411.us/20151017R

For lodging: http://tinyurl.com/20151017L or call 1-800-228-9290 or 714-750-1000

For a PDF version of this program notice: http://defender411.us/20151017pdf

 

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The California Public Defenders Association presents…The Annual Homicide Defense Seminar
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The California Public Defenders Association presents…

The Annual Homicide Defense Seminar

Friday & Saturday September 25-26, 2015, at The Kona Kai Marina Hotel

1551 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, California 92106

Program Coordinators:

Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, Vista, California

Bart Sheela, Deputy Alternate Pubic Defender, San Diego County

Traci Owens, Deputy Public Defender, Santa Clara County

This annual Homicide Defense Seminar will provide you with 8.5 hours of continuing legal education participatory credits by addressing some very important aspects in the defense of homicide cases. We will cover important topics that include jury selection, mental issues DNA and more! We have also reserved a block of lodging rooms at the Kona Kai Marina Hotel at a special rate. You can obtain lodging reservations via the Internet, see elsewhere on this notice for the Internet link. If you call to make reservations, be sure to indicate you are attending the CPDA group event to obtain the discounted lodging rate.

For lodging – 1-800-566-2524 or 1-619-221-8000 or http://defender411.us/201509L

Nearby lodging alternatives if the Kona Kai hotel lodging is sold out:

–> Island Palms Resort (619) 222-0561
–> Bay Club (619) 224-8888
–> Humphrey’s (619) 224-3411

To register online: http://defender411.us/2015092526R

For a PDF version of this program notice: http://defender411.us/2015092526.pdf

PROGRAM SCHEDULE – S554

Day One: Friday, September 25, 2015

12:00 p.m. Registration/Check In, Soft Drinks & Chips

1:00 p.m. “I’ve got a Homicide. Now What?” – Manohar Raju, Deputy Public Defender,
San Francisco County

2:45 p.m. Mental Issues in Homicide Defense – Denise Gragg, Director, Associate Public Defender’s Office, Orange County

4:15 p.m. Conclusion of Program

Day Two: Saturday, September 26, 2015 [More…] »

New Self-Study Video – CPDA’s Annual MCLE Specialty Areas Seminar – Recorded August 22, 2015
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New Self-Study Video – CPDA’s Annual MCLE Specialty Areas Seminar – Recorded August 22, 2015

Recorded Saturday, August 22, 2015, Berkeley, California  | Recording posted August 23, 2015
See below for the exact time schedule for topics and speakers.
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Criminal Law Case Summaries – July-August 2015
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Criminal Law Case Summaries – July-August 2015

by Gary Mandinach, Attorney at Law, California Appellate Project, Los Angeles, California
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THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending September 4, 2015
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THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending September 4, 2015

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office. (Note: You must log in to view this members-only content (see login box on upper right panel of this page)
ONCE PROBATION EXPIRES, A …[select title for full text]

The 20th Annual Yosemite Felony Defense Practice Seminar – Friday & Saturday, November 6-7, 2015
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The 20th Annual Yosemite Felony Defense Practice Seminar – Friday & Saturday, November 6-7, 2015

The California Public Defenders Association presents
20th Annual Felony Defense Practice Seminar
Friday & Saturday, November 6-7, 2015, at Curry Pavilion, in Yosemite National Park
Don’t miss this opportunity for an excellent training program in an excellent location!
Coordinators:
Kathleen …[select title for full text]

Criminal Defense Practice Seminar: Challenging Government Misconduct – October 17, 2015 – Anaheim Marriott Suites Hotel
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Criminal Defense Practice Seminar: Challenging Government Misconduct – October 17, 2015 – Anaheim Marriott Suites Hotel

The California Public Defenders Association presents:
 
A Criminal Defense Practice Seminar – Challenging Government Misconduct
Saturday, October 17, 2015
The Anaheim Marriott Suites, 12015 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, California 92840
Program Coordinators:
Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, Vista, California
Susan Leff, …[select title for full text]

The California Public Defenders Association presents…The Annual Homicide Defense Seminar
August 5, 2015 – 23:42 | Comments Off on The California Public Defenders Association presents…The Annual Homicide Defense Seminar
The California Public Defenders Association presents…The Annual Homicide Defense Seminar

The California Public Defenders Association presents…
The Annual Homicide Defense Seminar
Friday & Saturday September 25-26, 2015, at The Kona Kai Marina Hotel
1551 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, California 92106
Program Coordinators:
Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, Vista, California
Bart …[select title for full text]

California – 2015 Cumulative Legislative Update below includes new posts through September 3, 2015
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California – 2015 Cumulative Legislative Update below includes new posts through September 3, 2015

Governor’s Legislative Update for Thursday, September 03, 2015
SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that he has signed the following bills.
— AB 656 by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) – Joint powers agreements: …[select title for full text]

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending August 28, 2015
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THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending August 28, 2015

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office. (Note: You must log in to view this members-only content (see login box on upper right panel of this page)
LIMITATION ON PROVING THE …[select title for full text]

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending August 21, 2015
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THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending August 21, 2015

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office. (Note: You must log in to view this members-only content (see login box on upper right panel of this page)
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2015 Cross-Examination July 11th Seminar Follow-Up Page – Supplemental course materials in electronic format
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2015 Cross-Examination July 11th Seminar Follow-Up Page – Supplemental course materials in electronic format

Program S551  // Cross-Examination Seminar // Saturday, July 11, 2015 – The Berkeley Marina DoubleTree Hotel
First published on July 8, 2015 for attendees of the 7/11/2015 Cross-Examination Skills program.
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Protected: 2015 August 22 MCLE Specialty Areas Seminar – Course materials and supplemental course materials follow-up page. See the course booklet table of contents for login details (individuals registered for this course, others disregard).
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