A former state and federal public defender, JaneAnne Murray has spent most of professional career as a criminal defense attorney. Currently, she splits her time between her private practice and her role as professor of practice at the University of Minnesota Law School, where she teaches criminal procedure and sentence advocacy. She has been co-chair of the NACDL Sentencing Committee for approximately four years, and was a member of the Steering Committee of Clemency Project 2014, for which she also drafted training materials and assisted volunteers in the drafting of their clemency applications. She was a member of the ABA taskforce to reform the federal economic fraud guideline, and she currently sits on the NACDL Trial Penalty Task Force, as well as the Attorney Advisory Group of NACDL’s State Clemency Project. She is a native of Ireland and obtained her law degree from University College Cork, and her masters degree in law from the University of Cambridge.
Pattern Cross-Examination of Expert Witnesses: A Trial Strategy & Resource Guide
In a criminal trial, cross-examination of the prosecution’s forensic expert may make the difference between victory or defeat.
2020 Sample Motions Collection Update
NACDL’s 2020 Sample Motions Collection is the follow-up to our wildly popular 2019 Sample Motions Collection and contains the newest and most recent additions to our ever-expanding Sample Motions library.
State v. Stone - A Case Study on Child Sexual Molestation & Sexual Battery
The criminal defense attorney tasked with defending such a case has to be prepared to not only show reasonable doubt, but to answer this question: If it did not happen, how is it that the child believes it did happen?
POZNER ON CROSS: Advanced Cross of Experts & Officers in DUI Cases
It’s not your strong opening argument. It’s not how many of your impassioned objections the judge sustains. It’s not even how you tie your theory of the case together with a dazzling closing statement bow. What wins your trial is your cross.
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