Defender411 Capitol Report – CPDA Legislative Committee Updates
April 19, 2018 – 11:27 | Comments Off on Defender411 Capitol Report – CPDA Legislative Committee Updates

 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.

 

New: Assembly Public Safety Committee – Tuesday, April …[select title for full text]

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Annual Public Defender Management Seminar – Friday, April 27, 2018
March 13, 2018 – 14:42 | Comments Off on Annual Public Defender Management Seminar – Friday, April 27, 2018

CPDA Presents…
The Annual Public Defender Management Seminar
Friday April 27, 2018
The Queen Mary Hotel, 1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach CA 90802
See below for lodging reservations and directions
Coordinators:
Jose Varela, Public Defender, Marin County
Laura Arnold, Deputy Public Defender, …[select title for full text]

CPDA Presents: The 49th Annual Convention & MCLE Program – April 28th – Queen Mary Hotel
March 13, 2018 – 11:29 | Comments Off on CPDA Presents: The 49th Annual Convention & MCLE Program – April 28th – Queen Mary Hotel

The California Public Defenders Association presents…CPDA’s 49th Annual Convention
Saturday April 28, 2018
Queen Mary Hotel
1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach, CA 90802
Convention Chair
Arlene Speiser, Assistant Public Defender, Orange County
Training Committee Co-Chairs
Kathleen Cannon, Attorney …[select title for full text]

Summaries of 2017 Capital-Relevant Decisions by Michael Ogul
March 12, 2018 – 11:33 | Comments Off on Summaries of 2017 Capital-Relevant Decisions by Michael Ogul

 
DOWNLOAD a copy of this notice in PDF format: 2017-Caselaw-Relevant-To-Captial-and-Other-Homicide-Litigation-Michael-Ogul-2018-March.pdf

 
 

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending March 9, 2018
March 10, 2018 – 09:28 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending March 9, 2018
THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending March 9, 2018

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.
NO-BAIL PREVENTIVE DETENTION ORDERS
The defendant in this case was charged with kidnapping with intent to commit rape and assault with intent to commit rape …[select title for full text]

LA County Public Defender’s Office 36th Annual Juvenile Delinquency Law Training Seminar – Sat., April 21, 2018
March 7, 2018 – 16:20 | Comments Off on LA County Public Defender’s Office 36th Annual Juvenile Delinquency Law Training Seminar – Sat., April 21, 2018

 
DOWNLOAD a copy of this notice in PDF format:  juvenile seminar 2018 registration form.docx

 
 

THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending March 2, 2018
March 2, 2018 – 19:32 | Comments Off on THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending March 2, 2018
THE WEEK’S CASES: for the week ending March 2, 2018

by Al Menaster, Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.
A SENTENCE OF 50 YEARS TO LIFE IMPOSED ON A JUVENILE IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL
Graham (560 US 48) and Caballero (55 C4th 262) together hold that …[select title for full text]

Governor Brown Appoints 25 Superior Court Judges
February 27, 2018 – 15:17 | Comments Off on Governor Brown Appoints 25 Superior Court Judges
Governor Brown Appoints 25 Superior Court Judges

Published: Feb 27, 2018

SACRAMENTO ­ Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the appointment of 25 California superior court judges, which include: Three in Alameda County; one in Contra Costa County; one in El Dorado …[select title for full text]