Criminal Justice

2023 Recorded Actual Innocence: Habeas Issues


Online Registration Closed

Available: December 1
Duration: 30 days (closes Dec 29, 2023)

TX MCLE Credit will be available.

Email Ryan with any questions.


If you missed our in-person program, Actual Innocence: Habeas Issues (August 25, 2023), you still have a chance to attend the recorded session. Recordings will be available to view online for 30 days! *Register on December 1st to ensure you receive the access details before the viewing period closes on December 30th. Registration closes 5:00 pm CST, Friday, December 29, 2023 (no registrations will be accepted after this date and access to view recordings and program materials will close the following day).

Access to the recordings will only be available to view for 30 days beginning December 1st, 2023. An email will be sent to all registrants from our Webinar Host (BigMarker) with a link to access the recordings and materials (check your SPAM or Junk folder first if you haven’t received this email with 24-48 hours. Email Ryan with any questions).

This course was funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

Who Should Attend?

Habeas practitioners, trial lawyers, and their staff. Thanks to the grant, the seminar is offered tuition-free to most participants.  Note: CLE credit will only be available for those who did not attend the in-person August 25, 2023 program. TCOLE credit is pending approval.

Topics and Faculty

This program is intended to bring together practitioners involved in Writs and experienced professionals on Habeas to elevate the understanding of post-conviction issues and best practices to support clientele needing this type of support. Explore the nuts and bolts of Texas Writs and Habeas with a community of people involved in this line of work daily. 

View the Agenda and Faculty

CLE Credit

The State Bar of Texas has approved this program for a total of 4.25 hours, including 0.5 hour of ethics.

In addition to Texas, after the program (if requested) CAIL will directly apply for course accreditation in the following states, as long as course materials and evaluations are not required: California and New Mexico. Attorneys may be eligible to receive CLE credit through attorney self-submission in other states, as long as course materials and evaluations are not required to be submitted.

Other Information

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