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TypeTitleStartEndCLEPrice
Video Replay - Bellefonte
Centre County Bar Association
Eugene Lederer Bar Center, 192 Match Factory Place, Bellefonte PA, 16823
STARTTue., Nov. 13, 2018
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Nov. 13, 2018
1:00 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $179.00
New Attorney: $90.00
Video Replay - Erie
Erie County Bar Association
429 West 6th Street, Erie PA, 16507
STARTWed., Dec. 05, 2018
9:00 AM
ENDWed., Dec. 05, 2018
1:00 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $179.00
New Attorney: $90.00
Video Replay - Philadelphia
The CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor, Suite 1010, Philadelphia PA, 19107
STARTMon., Dec. 31, 2018
9:00 AM
ENDMon., Dec. 31, 2018
1:00 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $179.00
New Attorney: $90.00
Video Replay - Reading
Berks County Bar Association
544 Court Street, Reading PA, 19601
STARTTue., Nov. 06, 2018
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Nov. 06, 2018
1:00 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $179.00
New Attorney: $90.00
Video Replay - Washington
Washington County Bar Association
119 South College Street, Washington PA, 15301
STARTFri., Nov. 16, 2018
9:00 AM
ENDFri., Nov. 16, 2018
1:00 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $179.00
New Attorney: $90.00
Video Replay - West Chester
Chester County Bar Association
15 W Gay Street, 2nd Floor, West Chester PA, 19380
STARTMon., Nov. 26, 2018
9:00 AM
ENDMon., Nov. 26, 2018
1:00 PM
CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $179.00
New Attorney: $90.00

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Learn about important developments and topics in capital case litigation:

Evidence Essentials Every Capital Case Lawyer Needs to Know
- the latest court decisions in this area
-Crawford and Bruton issues
-Social Media
-Rule 404(b)
-Hearsay and mitigation issues

Capital Case Conundrums
Identify and analyze certain dilemmas, from practical, legal and ethical perspectives:

-Problem clients: how to deal with the client who balks at mitigation investigation, or who refuses to accept advice toward a plea or a defense involving a lesser charge

-Dealing with the judge: what vexes judges and a discussion of how to be responsive to the judge while still protecting the client, the case and the record

-Jury issues: from voir dire to penalty closing, what do jurors expect; how are they best selected; Batson and issues of a diverse jury

-Challenges with opposing counsel: if you are a prosecutor, what do you do with defense counsel who is ill-prepared? if you are defense counsel, what do you do with a prosecutor who won't talk about a resolution short of a death sentence?

Inside the Forensic Science Lab - Insights from a medical examiner
-How a medical examiner works
-Tips for direct and cross-examination

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