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CAFL Appellate Panel Certification Training Winter 2023

Zoom

The training will be a mix of live online sessions and substantial self-directed learning. The training will begin with an orientation via Zoom on Wednesday January 25, 2023 from 4:00 PM-5:00 PM. The rest of the training will take place from 9:00 AM-12:30 PM on January 31, February 2, 7, and 9, 2023. The self-directed […]

Jake J. Go Away: Challenging Release Conditions ordered under c. 276, § 87

Children charged with crimes in Massachusetts are often subjected to onerous pretrial conditions pursuant to G.L. c. 276, § 87, which permits judges to impose any pretrial condition of release if the youth consents to its imposition. These conditions are monitored by probation officers, who receive school reports, demand urine tests for drug screens, talk […]

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Litigating Complex Rule 30 Motions: Case Studies in What Worked

Zoom

This webinar series offers practical, case-based strategies for evaluating and building a record in support of Rule 30 motions that relate to three common causes of wrongful convictions: Eyewitness Identifications, False/ Coerced Confessions, and Brady Violations. Using concrete examples from successful cases, each two hour session will walk participants through the steps needed to identify, […]

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CAFL Appellate Panel Certification Training Winter 2023

Zoom

The training will be a mix of live online sessions and substantial self-directed learning. The training will begin with an orientation via Zoom on Wednesday January 25, 2023 from 4:00 PM-5:00 PM. The rest of the training will take place from 9:00 AM-12:30 PM on January 31, February 2, 7, and 9, 2023. The self-directed […]

Lunch and Learn with CAFL Legal Response Team on DCF’s Disability Policy

Zoom

Upcoming Webinar! A Year Later:  Sharing your Experiences with DCF's Disability Policy, February 6 from 1-2PM. In the year since DCF's Disability Policy was released, many attorneys have tried to use the policy to ensure that DCF meets its obligations to provide parents and children with disabilities the supports and services they need. In doing so, […]

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CAFL Appellate Panel Certification Training Winter 2023

Zoom

The training will be a mix of live online sessions and substantial self-directed learning. The training will begin with an orientation via Zoom on Wednesday January 25, 2023 from 4:00 PM-5:00 PM. The rest of the training will take place from 9:00 AM-12:30 PM on January 31, February 2, 7, and 9, 2023. The self-directed […]

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Litigating Complex Rule 30 Motions: Case Studies in What Worked

Zoom

This webinar series offers practical, case-based strategies for evaluating and building a record in support of Rule 30 motions that relate to three common causes of wrongful convictions: Eyewitness Identifications, False/ Coerced Confessions, and Brady Violations. Using concrete examples from successful cases, each two hour session will walk participants through the steps needed to identify, […]

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CAFL Appellate Panel Certification Training Winter 2023

Zoom

The training will be a mix of live online sessions and substantial self-directed learning. The training will begin with an orientation via Zoom on Wednesday January 25, 2023 from 4:00 PM-5:00 PM. The rest of the training will take place from 9:00 AM-12:30 PM on January 31, February 2, 7, and 9, 2023. The self-directed […]

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Litigating Complex Rule 30 Motions: Case Studies in What Worked

Zoom

This webinar series offers practical, case-based strategies for evaluating and building a record in support of Rule 30 motions that relate to three common causes of wrongful convictions: Eyewitness Identifications, False/ Coerced Confessions, and Brady Violations. Using concrete examples from successful cases, each two hour session will walk participants through the steps needed to identify, […]

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Zealous Advocacy in the District Courts

Hybrid Training - Certification Training for District Court Criminal Case Assignments Application Here: CPCS Bar Advocate Training Application Dates:  March 3rd (Welcome and Intro) Zoom March 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30, April 3 & 4 2023  (9am to 5pm) (live sessions various locations)

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Zealous Advocacy in the District Courts

Hybrid Training - Certification Training for District Court Criminal Case Assignments Application Here: CPCS Bar Advocate Training Application Dates:  March 3rd (Welcome and Intro) Zoom March 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30, April 3 & 4 2023  (9am to 5pm) (live sessions various locations)

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Zealous Advocacy in the District Courts

Hybrid Training - Certification Training for District Court Criminal Case Assignments Application Here: CPCS Bar Advocate Training Application Dates:  March 3rd (Welcome and Intro) Zoom March 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30, April 3 & 4 2023  (9am to 5pm) (live sessions various locations)