Death is Different XXII (2016)

FACDL’S TWENTY-SECOND DEATH PENALTY SEMINAR
Dates: March 17-19, 2016

 

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FACDL Members ...... $320 Earlybird | $350 After 2/26/16 
Public Defenders ..... $220 Earlybird | $250 After 2/26/16
Non-Members .......... $350 Earlybird | $375 After 2/26/16

Bonus Session.............$40.00 (additional) THREE EXTRA HOURS OF CLE

IT IS ANTICIPATED THAT THIS COURSE WILL BE APPROVED BY THE FLORIDA BAR FOR 15.0 HOURS OF CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION CREDIT

Tuition includes: admission to seminar, refreshment breaks, Friday cocktail reception, seminar materials and CLE credit of 15 hours.

Course materials will be provided in downloadable format prior to the seminar.

  • ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS ON 3/13/2016
  • ONSITE REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE THE DAY OF THE SEMINAR


Host Hotel

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

Room Rate: $139
Room reservations must be made by February 24, 2016.
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 XXII to get the group rate.


Speakers & Topics

Thursday, March 17, 2016

1:25-1:30 pm..... Opening Remarks

1:30-3:10pm..... Head-Shaking Comedy and Terror: Case-Law Update and Hurst v. Florida, Peter Mills and panel (TBD)

3:10-3:20pm..... Networking Break

3:20-4:10pm..... Squeezing Blood from a Turnip: Obtaining the Necessary Resources fo your Client's Defense, Linda McDermott & Sonya Rudenstine

4:10-5:00pm.....Going for the Knockout: Litigating Systematic, Eighth Amendment Claims, Henderson Hill & Robert John Smith

Friday, March 18, 2016

9:00-9:50am.....Using What You Didn't Know You Had: Free Trial, Mitigation, & Appellate Resources Available for the Capital Defense Team and How to Use Them, Karen M. Gottlieb, Stephen K. Harper, & Elisa Quesada

9:50-10:40am.....Are We There Yet? Communicating with your Client/Paving the Road Toward a Life Plea, Susan Cary & Henry Brown

10:40-10:50am.....Networking Break

10:50-11:40am.....Let Me Tell You About...Developing Your Client's Story, Scharlette Holdman

11:40-12:30pm.....You Can't Make This Stuff Up: Conceptualizing a Theme, Al Chipperfield, Bob Link, & Bill White

12:30-1:40pm.....Lunch on Your Own

1:40-2:30pm.....Come Out Swinging: Integrating the Story into Jury Selection, Terry Lenamon

2:30-3:20pm.....The Battle of the Experts: Working with and Callenging Expert Witnesses, Marc Bookman

3:20-4:10pm.....Networking Break

4:10-5:00pm.....You Mean There's a Way Around This Confession? Debunking the "Evidence" by Exposing Hidden Bias, Adam Benforado

5:00-5:20pm.....Book Signing: Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice, Adam Benforado

Saturday, March 19, 2016

8:30-9:20am.....Catch That Wave: Emerging Issues in Brain Science and Mental Health, Steve N. Gold & Julie Kessel

9:20-10:10am.....The "I Had a Bad Childhood" Narrative: Developmental Vulnerabilities in Toxic Environments, James Garbarino

10:10-10:30am.....Break and Book Signing: Lost Boys & Listening to Killers, James Garbarino

10:30-11:20am.....Here Comes the Boogeyman! When Postconviction Counsel Comes Knocking: How to Handle an IAC Claim, Barry M. Wax

11:20-1:00pm.....Bringing It Home: Storytelling and Closing Arguments, Mary Adkins, Tamara Brady & Kristen Nelson

BONUS SESSION

1:45-4:00pm.....Are You Sure You Really Want to do This? Training for Postconviction Counsel in State and Federal Court, D. Todd Doss, Billy Nolas, & Sonya Rudenstine

About the Speakers

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Refund Policy

Tuition refund less a $25 administrative fee will be made for cancellation received in writing by February 26, 2016. No refunds will be made after that time.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: 800/369-9503 850/385-5080 • E-mail: facdlinfo@facdl.org
No telephone registrations, please.