Defender411 Capitol Report – CPDA Legislative Committee Updates
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 New: Senate Public Safety Committee – Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Duration: 03h 41m  | May require forwarding to approx 10 minutes into the video before the hearing begins.

 

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Important Legislative Update – July 2, 2012 – re: California Realignment Analysis of SB 1023 – by Garrick Byers
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Important Legislative Update – July 2, 2012 – re: California Realignment Analysis of SB 1023 – by Garrick Byers

This article updated: Monday, July 2, 2012 to include the new 2012 Realignment Analysis Supplement by Garrick Byers
Use this link to download the new analysis document —> Realignment-Supplement-Garrick-Byers-July-1-2012
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Initially published: Friday, June 29, 2012
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Attn. Defense Attorneys – 20 Excellent Continuing Legal Education Self-Study Programs on DVD – Video + Booklet
July 2, 2012 – 14:52 | Comments Off on Attn. Defense Attorneys – 20 Excellent Continuing Legal Education Self-Study Programs on DVD – Video + Booklet
Attn. Defense Attorneys – 20 Excellent Continuing Legal Education Self-Study Programs on DVD – Video + Booklet

The California Public Defenders Association Presents 20 Excellent Continuing Legal Education Self-Study Programs
MCLE Self-Study Credits Apply – Each Program Includes a Course Syllabus Order Any or All of These Programs and Get Your Self-Study Credits Taken Care of Early.
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#493 Annual …[select title for full text]

Important Legislative Update – July 2, 2012 – re: California Realignment Analysis of SB 1023 – by Garrick Byers
July 2, 2012 – 14:51 | Comments Off on Important Legislative Update – July 2, 2012 – re: California Realignment Analysis of SB 1023 – by Garrick Byers
Important Legislative Update – July 2, 2012 – re: California Realignment Analysis of SB 1023 – by Garrick Byers

This article updated: Monday, July 2, 2012 to include the new 2012 Realignment Analysis Supplement by Garrick Byers
Use this link to download the new analysis document —> Realignment-Supplement-Garrick-Byers-July-1-2012
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Initially published: Friday, June 29, 2012
To: California Criminal Defense …[select title for full text]

Online threat — but SWAT team raids wrong house
June 29, 2012 – 20:54 | Comments Off on Online threat — but SWAT team raids wrong house
Online threat — but SWAT team raids wrong house

MSNBC News – June 29, 2012
Imagine you’re sitting at home, comfortable on the couch, watching the Food Network, when all of a sudden a heavily armed SWAT team breaks down your door and storms into …[select title for full text]

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending June 29, 2012
June 29, 2012 – 20:14 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending June 29, 2012
THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending June 29, 2012

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by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office
MULTIPLE PUNISHMENTS FOR MULTIPLE VIOLATIONS OF A SINGLE LAW
The defendant was found hiding in a …[select title for full text]

From the archives: Disclosing officer misconduct: a constitutional duty (a 1996 FBI Legal Training Article)
June 28, 2012 – 21:52 | Comments Off on From the archives: Disclosing officer misconduct: a constitutional duty (a 1996 FBI Legal Training Article)
From the archives: Disclosing officer misconduct: a constitutional duty (a 1996 FBI Legal Training Article)

The FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin – July, 1996 – by Lisa A. Regini
This means, naturally, that a prosecutor anxious about tacking too close to the wind will disclose a favorable piece of evidence…[T]his is as …[select title for full text]

Bill to bar asking about criminal history stalls
June 28, 2012 – 20:56 | Comments Off on Bill to bar asking about criminal history stalls
Bill to bar asking about criminal history stalls

The Associated Press – Thursday, Jun. 28, 2012 – 4:49 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A state Senate committee has sidelined a bill that would have prohibited cities and counties from requesting criminal background information on initial …[select title for full text]