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Wrongful Conviction 2015

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From the program: Wrongful Conviction 2015: Litigating Claims of Innocence

Released on: Nov. 9, 2015

The conviction of innocent individuals is among the issues getting increased attention as our nation looks more closely at our criminal justice system.  While there are a number of ways individuals can be wrongly convicted, successfully reversing a conviction is incredibly difficult. This is an area where competent legal representation can make a big difference and where there are myriad opportunities for lawyers interested in providing pro ...

Electronic Information in Criminal Investigations & Prosecutions 2015

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From the program: Electronic Information in Criminal Investigations & Prosecutions 2015

Released on: Nov. 8, 2015

Electronic information pervades our society. Not surprisingly, electronic information may be central to the investigation of criminal activity and to the prosecution and defense of that activity. The “use” of electronic information in criminal investigations and proceedings lead to many questions. Under what circumstances are search warrants required for electronic devices and information? How does the right against self-incrimination ...

Litigating Eye Witness Identification Cases

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Recorded on: Nov. 4, 2015

KAREN A. NEWIRTH: So let me take a page out of Paul's book and start with some advice for those of you who are litigating wrongful conviction cases or who are considering it or who plan-- who will be litigating wrongful conviction cases. And that is that the community of people who do this work are really extraordinary. You've just seen two with combined experience of 45 years. I'm a relative newcomer with four years of experience. But as you heard, ...

DNA Exoneration

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Recorded on: Nov. 4, 2015

VANESSA POTKIN: So to get a sense of exonerations by the numbers, to date there have been 333 people in the United States who have been exonerated. 20 of those people-- exonerated through DNA evidence-- served time on death row. 16 were originally charged with capital crimes, but not sentenced to death. And the average length of time served is 14 years with the total number of years by all these individuals exceeding 4,500. In addition to the DNA ...

Non-DNA Exoneration

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Recorded on: Nov. 4, 2015

PAUL CASTELEIRO: Hi. It's a pleasure to see you all here. When I started doing this work, I don't know, 30, 35 years ago, I don't think you could have gotten a third of the people that are here today into a room that's this number of people. It's obviously, wrongful convictions and the exoneration of the initiative, is a field that has finally gained some recognition in the criminal justice system. And it's a field that continues to grow. When I ...

Trial by Jury 2015

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From the program: Trial by Jury 2015

Released on: Nov. 20, 2015

You won’t want to miss this popular program, in which the masters of the bar and the bench come together to give you valuable and useful insights on jury trials.  We have assembled the most experienced and respected state and federal judges, as well as many distinguished litigators, to give you their perspectives on jury trials.  There is no better way to learn about jury trial practice than from the attorneys who try the nation's ...

Human Trafficking in Immigrant Communities: Legal Responses 2015 -- Special Considerations When the Immigrant is a Victim

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From the program: Human Trafficking in Immigrant Communities: Legal Responses 2015

Recorded on: Dec. 14, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Human Trafficking in Immigrant Communities: Legal Responses 2015 recorded December, 2015 in New York. Special Considerations When the Immigrant is a Victim [00:59:32] Investigating and prosecuting trafficking cases involving immigrant victims Identifying fears, worries and concerns that immigrant victims experience when reporting trafficking to law enforcement and working with attorneys Employing best ...


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