Actual Innocence: Habeas Issues
Plano, Texas, USA
Registration for this in-person event will open soon! Details, including the agenda, presenters and approved CLE credit, will be posted here once confirmed.
This program will focus attention on habeas issues, an area of criminal law practice that is not often well understood. This program will be useful for habeas practitioners and their staff, and for trial lawyers and their staff who want to steer clear of post-trial problems.
COVID Warning and Protocols (Updated 1/31/2022): In an effort to ensure the safety of participants and staff, program participants will be required to follow certain procedures that comply with CAIL-mandated safety protocols for our building: CAIL’s Criminal Justice Programs COVID Protocols.
Additionally, bear in mind that individuals are at different comfort levels with social interaction, even when fully vaccinated. Please respect the boundaries set by each individual, including closeness during conversations and physical contact, such as hand shaking, and be mindful of CDC recommendations on matters such as hand washing.
This course is funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.
Topics and Presenters
More information to come. Anticipate times for the program’s start/recess:
Friday, August 26, 2022
8:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m. Registrant Sign-in, followed by Lectures
4:00 p.m. Adjourn
Lunch will be provided.
Who Should Attend?
Habeas practitioners, trial lawyers, and their staff.
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