January 18, 2018 – 16:22 | Comments Off on New Self-Study Live Broadcast Set: Juvenile Delinquency Defense Practice – Saturday, January 20, 2018

2018 Annual Juvenile Delinquency Practice MCLE Self-Study
Live broadcast set for Saturday, January 20, 2018 – 8:00 AM

Program Coordinator:
Arthur L. Bowie, Supervising Assistant Public Defender, Ret., Sacramento County

Note: The 2018 Juvenile DEPENDENCY Program page can be …[select title for full text]

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THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending December 22, 2017
December 23, 2017 – 16:12 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending December 22, 2017

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.
LIMITATION ON LOOKING AT THE RECORD TO DETERMINE WHETHER A PRIOR IS A STRIKE
Big win for the defense. What, exactly, can a trial court …[select title for full text]

Criminal Law Case Summaries: November-December 2017
December 19, 2017 – 09:41 | Comments Off on Criminal Law Case Summaries: November-December 2017

by Gary Mandinach, Attorney at Law, California Appellate Project, Los Angeles, California
1. People v. Gollardo (2017) Cal.App.5th , reported on November 21, 2017, in 2107 Los Angeles Daily Journal 11028, the First Appellate District, Division …[select title for full text]

Nuts & Bolts of Introducing and Challenging Media Evidence (911 Calls, Body Cameras, Video Statements, etc.)
December 17, 2017 – 10:47 | Comments Off on Nuts & Bolts of Introducing and Challenging Media Evidence (911 Calls, Body Cameras, Video Statements, etc.)

 
Nuts & Bolts of Introducing and Challenging Media Evidence (911 Calls, Body Cameras, Video Statements, etc.), by Patrick Jensen, Assistant Public Defender, Alameda County

DOWNLOAD a copy of this document in PDF format: FINAL HANDOUT FOR YOSEMITE PRESENTATION …[select title for full text]

New Self-Study Video – Felony Defense Practice (Yosemite) – Recorded Nov. 10-11, 2017
December 17, 2017 – 09:03 | Comments Off on New Self-Study Video – Felony Defense Practice (Yosemite) – Recorded Nov. 10-11, 2017

The 22nd Annual Felony Defense Practice Seminar – Program No. S577
Recorded:  Friday & Saturday, November 10-11, 2017 
This page first published Thursday, November 9, 2017 | 7:54 AM

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending December 15, 2017
December 15, 2017 – 19:12 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending December 15, 2017

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.
CRAWFORD REPEALED ARANDA/BRUTON, AGAIN
My pick for the 2017 outrage of the year is Washington (15 CA5th 19), which held that Crawford (541 US 36) …[select title for full text]

Annual Two-Day Juvenile Defense Seminar – Friday & Saturday, January 19 & 20, 2018
December 14, 2017 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Annual Two-Day Juvenile Defense Seminar – Friday & Saturday, January 19 & 20, 2018
Annual Two-Day Juvenile Defense Seminar – Friday & Saturday, January 19 & 20, 2018

The California Public Defenders Association presents…
A Special Two-Day Juvenile Defense Seminar
Friday & Saturday, January 19 & 20, 2018
At The Monterey Tides Resort (formerly The Monterey Beach Resort)
2600 Sand Dunes Drive, Monterey, California 93940
(Please take note …[select title for full text]

Defending SVP Cases Seminar – Saturday, December 2, 2017, Seminar course materials and follow-up materials in electronic format
December 13, 2017 – 15:35 | Comments Off on Defending SVP Cases Seminar – Saturday, December 2, 2017, Seminar course materials and follow-up materials in electronic format

 Seminar course materials and follow-up materials in electronic format

Note: Uploading of the files for this course will occur over the dates of October 26-28, 2017.

Seminar course materials and follow-up materials in electronic format
THE CALIFORNIA PUBLIC …[select title for full text]