2017 Federal Death Penalty Strategy Session

October 26 - 28, 2017
San Diego, CA - Mission Valley Doubletree

The Strategy Session will begin on Thursday afternoon at 3:00 pm and end by 6 pm on Saturday (please make a note for travel considerations). This training is free of charge and is intended for CJA attorneys, Federal Defender staff, mitigation specialists, paralegals, and investigators assigned to represent persons charged with federal capital offenses or who are appealing federal death sentences. It will cover legal, political, and case-related developments in the past year as well as other issues relevant to federal death penalty litigation, including appeals, through plenary and workshop sessions. There will also be presentations related to developing and presenting mitigation evidence, including mental health issues.

Click here for the full announcement, here for the financial assistance application, and here for the registration.

 


Other Upcoming Training Programs
 
 
Making the Case for Life
September 7-9, 2017 - Las Vegas, NV
For more information, click here.