Defending Gang Cases Seminar in San Diego! Saturday, March 21, 2015
Saturday, March 21, 2015, at The Kona Kai Marina Hotel in San Diego!
1551 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, California 92106
Register online for this program: http://defender411.us/201503R
Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, San Diego, California
This Defending Gang Cases Seminar will provide you with 6.0 hours of continuing legal education participatory credits by addressing some very important aspects in the defense of gang cases. We will cover important topics that include trial preparation, cross-examination of a gang expert with closing argument themes, discovery issues, and an exhaustive review of the emerging laws in the area of gang evidence. Note: We have also reserved a block of lodging rooms at the Kona Kai Resort 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. This program is MCLE accredited – please see box below for details.
PROGRAM SCHEDULE – Saturday, March 21, 2015
8:00 a.m. Registration & Check-In Coffee & Donuts
8:30 a.m. Winning Approaches To Your Gang Case – Ricardo Garcia, Deputy Public Defender, San Diego County Public Defender’s Office, Office of Multiple Conflicts
9:45 a.m. Evidentiary Challenges In The Gang Case – Gary Gibson, Deputy Public Defender, San Diego County Public Defender’s Office
11:00 a.m. Putting Some Hitch In Your Trombetta-Youngblood (Challenging The Government’s Destruction of Evidence) – Stephanie Freidenreich, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County [More…] »
The California Public Defenders Association presents the 46th Annual Convention and Continuing Legal Education Program – May 1-2, 2015 – Oakland Marriott City Center
CPDA’s 46th Annual Convention & MCLE Program
Friday & Saturday, May 1-2, 2015 – The Oakland Marriott City Center
1001 Broadway, Oakland, California 94607
[For Lodging and Program Registration- See below]
CPDA Convention Chair: Michael Ogul, Deputy Public Defender, Santa Clara County
CPDA Continuing Legal Education & Training Program Coordinators:
Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, Vista, California
Bart Sheela, Deputy Alternate Public Defender, San Diego County
This is CPDA’s 46th annual two-day convention seminar and we have some very special continuing legal education presentations scheduled for you! Lectures will include a review of 2014-15 case law, presentations on a variety of cutting-edge criminal defense topics, and specialized afternoon workshops that will energize your criminal defense practice and provide you with hours and hours of excellent MCLE-accredited participatory credits. CPDA has reserved a room block at the hotel at a special rate and there is an early cut-off date of April 8, 2015, so don’t delay in getting your discounted lodging by doing it on line now (see above or side panel for details).
PROGRAM SCHEDULE – DAY ONE – FRIDAY MAY 1, 2015 – OAKLAND MARRIOTT
8:00 a.m. Registration & Check-In Coffee & Pastries
8:30 a.m. Welcome: Garrick Byers, CPDA Outgoing – President, Deputy Public Defender, Contra Costa County
9:00 a.m. The Year’s Cases 2014-15 – Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County
10:30 a.m. “He got in my face so I shot him,” – How Defendant’s Language Deficits Impair Attorney-Client Relationships – Professor Michele LaVigne, University of Wisconsin School of Law
12:00 p.m. Annual Awards Presentation & Luncheon – Defender of The Year – Program of The Year – Gideon Award – Hon. Rose Elizabeth Bird Award and More!
2:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Workshops & Coordinators
Discovery: Al Menaster & Michael Goodman, Deputy & Alternate Public Defender, Los Angeles County
Electronic Legal Research: Jason Cox, Attorney, Albany, California & Michael Kennedy, Attorney, Indio, California
Judicial Complaints: Jeff Adachi, SF Public Defender & Hon. Erica Yew, Judge, Superior Court, Santa Clara County
SVP Defense Practice Update: Laura Arnold, Deputy Public Defender, Riverside County
Friday Evening Event – at the hotel – May 1st – Reception – 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
PROGRAM SCHEDULE – DAY TWO – SATURDAY MAY 2, 2015 – OAKLAND MARRIOTT [More…] »
Proposition 47: The Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act of 2014 – Resource Center for Defenders
Most recent update: December 22, 2014 | 14:03 hrs
First published October 30, 2014. Updated as additional documents become available.
This Proposition 47 Resource Center will be seeing many resources added over the next few weeks, so be sure to subscribe to the Defender411 notices for this website if you’d like a notice each time something is posted on the site, including to this resource center.
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