Monthly View Weekly View List View Search Event

Event Calendar

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

MonthlyWeeklyDailyListSearch

Webinar: Victim Impact Considerations

Event Details

Start Date:  10/17/2017 2:00 PM EST
End Date:  10/17/2017 3:00 PM EST
Organization Name: National Association for Public Defense
Contact: Heather H. Hall
   Email: heather@publicdefenders.us
   Phone: N/A


Victim Impact Considerations


October 17, 2017 2:00 p.m. Eastern, 60 minutes

Webinar Faculty: Micahel Ogul, Deputy Public Defender, Santa Clara Public Defender

About the Webinar:   Victim Impact Evidence is lethal. More than any other type of aggravation evidence, it is extremely powerful and can completely overwhelm the mitigation case. This presentation discusses a multi-faceted approach to dealing with victim impact, including investigation, victim outreach, discovery, motions to exclude or limit the admissibility or scope of victim impact evidence; addressing it in voir dire, opening and closing statements; cross-examining VIE witnesses or affirmatively presenting evidence on the topic; VIE videotapes; and jury instructions.

 

About the Faculty:   Coming soon.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed:   10/17/2017 2:15 PM


Add to Favorites


Share this event


Map

Google |  Yahoo





Change Category:     
Search

NAPD News


July 1, 2017: NAPD announces Save the Date for 2017 Workloads Institute, to be held at SLU Law School (St. Louis, MO) on November 17-18, 2017. Click HERE for a brochure with details and faculty!
--

April 16, 2017: 60 Minutes' Anderson Cooper features the Orleans Public Defenders and NAPD General Counsel in a substantive segment about public defenders' excessive workloads, pervasive injustice, and the obligation of defenders to resist the "conveyer belt" of mass-incarceration. You can watch the compelling segment HERE 

--

On March 18, 2017 - the 54th anniversary of the Gideon v. Wainright decision - NAPD published its Foundational Principles, which are recommended to NAPD members and other persons and organizations interested in advancing the cause of equal justice for accused persons.