Death is Different XXIII (2017)

FACDL’S TWENTY-THIRD DEATH PENALTY SEMINAR
Dates: March 16-18, 2017

 

FACDL Members ...... $320
Public Defenders ..... $220
Non-Members .......... $350

Regional Counsel and Public Defender offices who register 4 or more attendees at the same time, from their respective offices, will receive a discounted rate of $195 per attendee. Cancellations will affect this discounted rate. CONTACT joseph@facdl.org for discount code, details, and registration assistance

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THIS COURSE HAS BEEN APPROVED BY THE FLORIDA BAR FOR 18.0 HOURS OF CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION CREDIT

Course materials will be provided via Dropbox for non FACDL members & upon request. FACDL members may access materials through FACDL.org once registered.

  • ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS ON 3/9/2017
  • ONSITE REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE THE DAY OF THE SEMINAR

     

       

        Host Hotel

        RENAISSANCE ORLANDO HOTEL–AIRPORT
        5445 Forbes Place
        Orlando, Florida 32812

        Room Rate: $145
        Room reservations must be made by February 22, 2017.
        After that date, rooms are on a space available basis at the prevailing hotel rate.

        CALL 800/545-1985 TO MAKE HOTEL RESERVATIONS.
        You must say you’re with FACDL Death is Different XXIII to get the group rate.

         

        Speakers & Topics

        Thursday, March 16, 2017

        1:00 - 1:05 p.m.............Opening Remarks - Karen Gottlieb & Sonya Rudenstine

        1:05 - 2:15 p.m.............Why Your Client Does Not Want to Go to Death Row (and One Way to Avoid it) - Henry Brown, Stephen Harper, & Herman Lindsey

        2:15 - 3:45 p.m.............Life After Hurst? New Developments in Death Penalty Law, the New Statute and How to Use Them - Sonya Rudenstine (Moderator); Karen Gottlieb, Pete Mills, Billy Nolas (Panelists)

        3:45- 4:00 p.m.............Networking Break & Snacks

        4:00 - 5:00 p.m.............Epigenetics, The Biology Linking Traumatic History & Negative Late Life Outcomes - Dr. Zachary Kaminsky

        5:00 - 6:00 p.m.............KEYNOTE: Justice Harry Anstead, retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Florida

        Friday, March 17, 2017

        7:30 - 8:30 a.m.............Continental Breakfast

        8:30 - 9:30 a.m.............Eighth Amendment & the Death Penalty: What That Amendment Really Means and We Have the Stats to Prove It - Ben Cohen & Hannah Gorman

        9:30 - 11:00 a.m.............Death Penalty Cases: How Are They Different and How to Create/Integrate Your Theme Throughout Litigation - Carey Haughwout & Terry Lenamon

        11:00 - 11:15 a.m.............Networking Break

        11:15 - 12:45 p.m.............Capital Resentencings: How to Prepare & How They Differ from Capital Trials/Sentencings - Marc Bookman & Danalynn Recer

        12:45 - 1:45 p.m.............Lunch Buffet

        1:45 - 2:45 p.m.............False Confessions: Involuntary and Way Beyond - Don Salzman

        2:45 - 3:45 p.m.............Junk Science & How to Prove It - Chris Fabricant

        3:45 - 4:00 p.m.............Networking Break

        4:00 - 5:00 p.m.............Intellectual Disability & Affective Behavior: How to Recognize It When You Don't See It - Dr. Joette James & Eliza Quesada

        Saturday, March 18, 2017

        9:00 - 10:00 a.m.............Continental Breakfast

        9:00 - 10:00 a.m.............Taking Down the State's Expert Witnesses - Dorothy Sims

        10:00 - 10:10 a.m.............Networking Break

        10:10 - 11:40 a.m.............Jury Selection:  How to Get & Keep That Holdout Juror - David Lane

        11:40 - 11:50 a.m.............Break & Snacks

        11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.............Juries by the Numbers: Systemic & Demographic Approaches to Jury Selection- Lois Heaney

        12:50 - 1:00 p.m.............Closing Remarks - Sonya Rudenstine

        About the Speakers

        Expanded Speaker Bios

        Refund Policy

        Tuition refund less a $25.00 administrative fee will be made for cancellation received in writing by February 23 2017. NO REFUNDS WILL BE MADE AFTER THIS TIME.

        FOR MORE INFORMATION: 850/385-5080 • E-mail: joseph@facdl.org