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 October 14, 2016
October 14, 2016 – 21:50 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending October 14, 2016

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.
OUT-ON-BAIL ENHANCEMENTS AND CONVICTION OF A MISDEMEANOR
PC 12022.1 is the out-on-bail enhancement. A defendant is on bail in felony case A and picks up …[select title for full text]

Employment Opportunity: Public Defender, Monterey County
October 14, 2016 – 14:08 | Comments Off on Employment Opportunity: Public Defender, Monterey County
Employment Opportunity: Public Defender, Monterey County

Priority Screening: October 21, 2016 | Final Filing Date: Open Until Filled
THE POSITION
The Public Defender is an at-will position, which serves at the pleasure of the Board of Supervisors, with performance overseen by the Board and …[select title for full text]

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending October 7, 2016
October 8, 2016 – 02:09 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending October 7, 2016

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.
RELIANCE BY AN EXPERT ON HEARSAY
Must read case. The DA presented a police criminalist who testified to what the specific drugs various pills were; …[select title for full text]

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi to Give Keynote on Bail Reform at Davis Event
October 5, 2016 – 11:30 | Comments Off on San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi to Give Keynote on Bail Reform at Davis Event
San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi to Give Keynote on Bail Reform at Davis Event

Vanguard Court Watch Dinner will be held Nov. 19
San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi will be the keynote speaker at the Vanguard Court Watch Annual Dinner Nov.19 in Davis for an event focused on …[select title for full text]

New Self-Study Opportunity – The 2016 Annual Homicide Defense Practice Seminar – Full program online for MCLE Self-Study
October 2, 2016 – 18:02 | Comments Off on New Self-Study Opportunity – The 2016 Annual Homicide Defense Practice Seminar – Full program online for MCLE Self-Study
New Self-Study Opportunity – The 2016 Annual Homicide Defense Practice Seminar – Full program online for MCLE Self-Study

Annual Homicide Defense Seminar

(Self-Study credit via Internet, Participatory credit for in-person attendance)
Recorded over the dates of Friday & Saturday September 16-17, 2016

Kathleen Cannon, Attorney at Law, Vista, California
Bart Sheela, Deputy Alternate Public Defender, San Diego County

This year`s …[select title for full text]

Employment Opportunity: Siskiyou County – Deputy Public Defender I/II/III/IV
October 1, 2016 – 18:14 | Comments Off on Employment Opportunity: Siskiyou County – Deputy Public Defender I/II/III/IV
Employment Opportunity: Siskiyou County – Deputy Public Defender I/II/III/IV

SALARY
I – $4,054 – $4,927/mo
II – $4,693 – $5,704/mo
III – $5,432 – $6,603/mo
IV – $6,442 – $7,831/mo
Siskiyou County currently participates in CalPERS retirement & social security. Your paycheck may have a variety of other deductions …[select title for full text]

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending September 30, 2016
September 30, 2016 – 23:45 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending September 30, 2016

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.
PROP. 47, GRAND THEFT AUTO, JOYRIDING, AND EQUAL PROTECTION
Does Prop. 47 cover VC 10851, joyriding? OK, again, it’s not on the Prop. 47 list. …[select title for full text]