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If you missed our live programs, April 9-11, 2018, you still have a chance to "attend". Some speaker presentations were recorded and will be made available to view online for a limited time! Registration is required to access these video recordings. Registration closes on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Late registrations will not be accepted.
Credits:MCLE Credit will be available
Missed our live April 2018 program: Establishing Innocence or Guilt: The Reliability of Convictions (April 9-11, 2018)? Some speaker presentations were recorded and will be made available to view online for a limited time! Registration is required to access these video recordings. Registration closes on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Late registrations will not be accepted.
Access to these recordings will only be available from June 1-30, 2018. Registrants will be sent an email on June 1st, and asked to sign-in to access the recordings and related materials.
Download the Brochure (pdf)For more details, download the online brochure.
This program was funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. Thanks to the grant, access to the video recordings are offered tuition-free to most registrants. MCLE credit will be available. Details will be posted once available. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer TCOLE Credit for this recorded program. Note: credit will only be available for those who did not attend and claim credit for the live program.
Tuition-free registration is available for the following constituents:
- Texas State judge
- Texas State judge’s staff
- Texas State prosecutor
- Texas State prosecutor’s staff
- Texas criminal defense lawyer who regularly represents indigent defendants in criminal matters in Texas State Courts
- Paralegal, investigator and/or mitigation expert of a Texas criminal defense lawyer who regularly represents indigent defendants in criminal matters in Texas State Courts
- Sworn Texas Law Enforcement Officer
- Texas Law Student
Tuition* is required for all other registrants, at the cost of:
- $50 for the April 9-11, 2018 Program Recordings
*Tuition will be used to cover future expenses of CAIL’s Innocence grant programs or to provide for items the grant cannot sufficiently cover.
Who Should Attend?
Judges, Prosecutors and their staff, Criminal Defense Attorneys and their staff, Law Enforcement Officers, and law students.
Schedule and Faculty
April 2018 Innocence Recordings: The Reliability of Convictions
This program features an in-depth look into aspects of a North Carolina wrongful conviction case, from the perspectives of the defendants and the defense team, law enforcement, and the prosecution. The program also includes a day devoted to forensics and crime labs, with topics ranging from seized drugs, toxicology, firearms & tool marks, The Quality System in crime labs, DNA & emerging technologies, and much more.
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The State Bar of Texas has approved this program for a total of 13.5 hours, including 1 hour of ethics. Course ID Number: 174017927.
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, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. 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.
Written notice must be received 5 business days prior to June 1, 2018 (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org). After this date, no refunds will be permitted. Questions? Call 972.244.3415. Note: You must register to access these recordings and related materials. Late registrations will not be accepted.
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