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SAVE THE DATE to attend another innovative national defense summit on this subject featuring all new topics. A year after the Dobbs decision, this event comes at a critical time in the increasing criminalization of reproductive healthcare and increasing pregnancy-related prosecutions.
This free litigation training is being held for all defense lawyers handling pregnancy-related cases, and particularly those doing public defense work. The faculty of subject matter experts, including public defenders and medical experts, will discuss the current status of laws and prosecutions across the country and the nuts and bolts of litigating these cases, with the goal of ensuring every individual has excellent representation with strong defenses.*
* Note that this event is not open to those involved in the prosecution of criminal cases or to law enforcement*
Please mark your calendars for July 14 (a full day of training) and July 15 (half day until noon). A registration email and full agenda are coming soon.
Topics will include:
- Overview of Current Landscape and Litigation Update from National Perspective
- Front End Representation, Including Addressing Bail and Bond Issues
- Public Defenders with a Litigation View from the Ground
- Forensic Pathology in Pregnancy-Related Cases
- Healthcare Privacy Overview & Medical Records Suppression
- Voir Dire
- Top Ethical Considerations
- Jurisdiction and Extraterritoriality Issues
…. And more, including “networking” and collaboration opportunities with other attendees.
More details and the agenda are coming soon. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have by emailing Vanessa Antoun at email@example.com. We look forward to working with you on this important effort and hope to see you on July 14 and 15 in Knoxville, Tennessee.
More details and faculty coming soon!
|Friday, July 14, 2023|
|TBA||Current National Landscape / Pregnancy Prosecution Update|
|TBA||Overview of Issues in Self-Managed Abortion Cases|
|TBA||“Front End” Litigation Including Bail / Bond / Release Issues|
|TBA||Public Defender Panel with a View from the Ground, Issues Faced & Strategies|
|TBA||Medical Issues and Forensic Pathology in Pregnancy Related Cases, Including Drug Use During Pregnancy|
|TBA||Defending Charges from Conduct During Pregnancy: Drug Use, Child Endangerment Cases and More|
|TBA||Healthcare Privacy Overview and Medical Records Suppression|
|Saturday, July 15, 2023|
|TBA||Top Ethical Considerations|
|TBA||Voir Dire and Framing the Narrative in High Publicity, Emotionally/Politically Charged Cases|
|TBA||Family Defense Issues: Holistic Defense Issues Including Child Welfare and Custody|
University of Tennessee College of Law
1505 W. Cumberland Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917
Cumberland House Knoxville, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
1109 White Ave
Knoxville, TN 37916
Phone Reservations: 1-865-971-4663
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Group rate: $139 + tax (Expires June 22, 2023). Please mention NACDL to receive applicable discount rate.
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