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34th Annual Criminal Law Symposium 2017 - 2 Volume Book Set

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Price: $149.00


A wide range of criminal law topics are addressed, including a survey of state and US Supreme Court cases of the past year, search and seizure, DUI, SORNA, risk assessment at sentencing, collateral consequences of criminal convictions, expungements/petitions for limited access, and many more essential criminal law topics. Gain an indispensable resource you can turn to time and time again.

Summary of Contents:

The Year in Review
Search and Seizure Update
DUI Update
Legal Components of a No-Merit Letter
Pennsylvania’s SORNA Update 2017
An Overview of the Sentence Risk Assessment Instrument
What Were You Thinking? Ethical Issues Arising at Trial
Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole – Practice Pointers
Hearsay at the Preliminary Hearing
Pretrial Practice
New Constitutional Rights in Collateral Proceedings and the Assertion and Withdrawal of Guilty Pleas
How to Direct and Cross-Examine a Police Officer in a Drug-Related/Search and Seizure Case
DUI Basics
Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct: Applicable Rules
Eat Those Words…! (If You Can Remember Them): Using Witness Statements in Direct and Cross Examinations
Guilty Pleas and Immigration Consequences – Options and Ideas

Representing JLWOP Clients: Navigating Re-Sentencing & the Parole Process
Expunge or Petition for Limited Access
Criminal Jury Instructions: Using the Criminal Jury Instructions to Your Best Advantage
Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions
Aggressive Pre-Trial Treatment Options for Clients with Addiction Problems
Isn’t Buying a Gun Easy? A Walk Through the 4473
Public Access Policy of the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania: Case Records of the Appellate and Trial Courts
Drug Law Update: The Impact of Recent Cases
Practical Applications of Social Media In and Out of The Courtroom
Limits of Ethical Advocacy
How to Try a Self-Defense Case
Birchfield and Its Impact on Your Next DUI Case
Pennsylvania Post-Conviction DNA Law: What Is It and How Does It Work?
Pennsylvania Firearms Law Lost and Found: How Firearms Rights Are Lost and Regained
Relationships: What’s Appropriate, What’s Not
Alexa, Body Cams and Other Technology
Origins of Modern Death Penalty Jurisprudence
Capital Case Update
Brady – What It Is and What It Isn’t
Capital Cases
Forensics: New Science, False Science, Bite Mark Junk Science and More!

Published: 6/1/2017
Pages: 1760
Volumes: 2
Size: 8.5x11