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November 14-16, 2018

Death Penalty Seminar

Sheraton Suites, Columbus, OH

OACDL Annual Death Penalty Seminar
November 14-16, 2018
Sheraton Suites in Columbus
13.50 hours, including 6.00 appellate hours (with breakout)

Overnight arrangements an be booked at the Sheraton with this link:

OACDL Death Penalty Seminar (OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser) https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/OACDLNovember2018

Online registration now open. For online seminar registration Register Now
Scholarship spots provided by the Office of the Ohio Public Defender are full.

For seminar brochure DP 1028 brochure

Wednesday, November 14  EVENING

7:00 - 8:00 pm      
Mitigation Investigation and Presentation:
What Mitigation Specialists Do; Guidelines for the Mitigation Function
Dorian Hall – Office of the Ohio Public Defender
Jim Crates –Granville

                              

Thursday, November 15

8:00 - 8:30 am       Registration

8:30 – 8:45 am     
Introduction -Recent Death Penalty Developments:
State and National; Remembrances (appellate hours)
David Stebbins – Columbus

8:45 – 10:00 am   
Caselaw Update – Ohio and United States
Supreme Courts – Death Penalty and Criminal Law (appellate hours)
Russ Bensing – Cleveland

10:00 – 10:15 am  BREAK

10:15 – 11:15 am 
Establishing and Maintaining Good Relations With 
Client and Family:
Winning Trust and Avoiding McCoy Issues.
Randall Porter, Dorian Hall - Office of the Ohio Public Defender  
Pamela Swanson – Office of the Federal Public Defender – Southern District of Ohio                            

11:15 – 12:15 pm 
New Responsibilities for Zealous Representation
Mark Stanton - Cuyahoga County Public Defender

12:15 – 12:30 pm  Presentation of Schumacher/Ketcham Award

12:30 – 1:30 pm    LUNCH (PROVIDED)

1:30 – 2:30 pm     
The ABA Guidelines and What They Mean for Trial
Practitioners; Developing Best Practices for Capital Defense in Ohio – Ohio Supreme Court - Commission on Appointment of Counsel in Capital Cases       
Richard Cline, Rachel Troutman – Office of the Ohio Public Defender - Columbus
John Martin – Office of the Cuyahoga County Public Defender - Cleveland

2:30 – 2:45 pm   BREAK

2:45 – 3:45 pm     
Keeping the State’s Junk Science Out of Your Trial
Cullen Sweeney - Office of the Cuyahoga County Public  Defender – Cleveland
Eric Allen – Columbus

3:45 – 4:00 pm      BREAK

4:00 – 5:00 pm    
Racial Bias and the Importance of Consciousness for Capital Attorneys (appellate hours)
Andrea Lyon, Valparaiso University Law School

5:00 - 6:00 pm       Social Gathering – Sheraton

ALTERNATIVE APPELLATE TRACK

THURSDAY AFTERNOON

November 15, 2018

1:30 – 2:30 pm     
Practice and Procedure in the
Supreme Court of Ohio
Jason Macke – Reporter of Opinions – Supreme Court of Ohio

2:30 – 2:45 pm      BREAK

2:45 – 3:45 pm     
Brief Writing in the Supreme Court of Ohio: 
Getting It In: Getting it Won
Russ Bensing - Cleveland

3:45 – 4:00 PM     BREAK – RETURN TO MAIN ROOM

Friday, November 16

8:30 – 10:00 am  
How to Present a Compelling Mitigation Case
Diane Menashe – Columbus
Kort Gatterdam – Columbus
Bob Stinson, Psy. D., J. D. – Columbus        

10:00 – 10:15 am  BREAK

10:15 – 11:45 am 
New Developments in DNA (appellate hours)                               
Dan Krane,
Forensic Biometric Services, Inc., Fairborn, OH

11:45 – 1:00 pm    LUNCH - ON YOUR OWN

1:00 – 2:30 pm    
The Neurobiology of Trauma                             
Patty Van Eys, PhD. Nashville, TN

2:30 – 2:45 pm      BREAK

2:45 – 4:15 pm    
Storytelling Throughout the Capital Trial
Marc Bookman
Atlantic Center for Capital Representation, Philadelphia, PA

                              

 

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2018-11-14 12:20:00 2018-11-16 12:20:00 America/Detroit Death Penalty Seminar OACDL Annual Death Penalty SeminarNovember 14-16, 2018Sheraton Suites in Columbus13.50 hours, including 6.00 appellate hours (with breakout) Overnight arrangements an be booked at the Sheraton with this link: OACDL Death Penalty Seminar (OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser) https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/OACDLNovember2018 Online registration now open. For online seminar registration Register NowScholarship spots provided by the Office of the Ohio Public Defender are full. For seminar brochure DP 1028 brochure Wednesday, November 14  EVENING 7:00 - 8:00 pm       Mitigation Investigation and Presentation: What Mitigation Specialists Do; Guidelines for the Mitigation FunctionDorian Hall – Office of the Ohio Public Defender Jim Crates –Granville                                Thursday, November 15 8:00 - 8:30 am       Registration 8:30 – 8:45 am      Introduction -Recent Death Penalty Developments: State and National; Remembrances (appellate hours)David Stebbins – Columbus 8:45 – 10:00 am    Caselaw Update – Ohio and United StatesSupreme Courts – Death Penalty and Criminal Law (appellate hours)Russ Bensing – Cleveland 10:00 – 10:15 am  BREAK 10:15 – 11:15 am  Establishing and Maintaining Good Relations With Client and Family:Winning Trust and Avoiding McCoy Issues.Randall Porter, Dorian Hall - Office of the Ohio Public Defender   Pamela Swanson – Office of the Federal Public Defender – Southern District of Ohio                             11:15 – 12:15 pm  New Responsibilities for Zealous RepresentationMark Stanton - Cuyahoga County Public Defender 12:15 – 12:30 pm  Presentation of Schumacher/Ketcham Award 12:30 – 1:30 pm    LUNCH (PROVIDED) 1:30 – 2:30 pm      The ABA Guidelines and What They Mean for Trial Practitioners; Developing Best Practices for Capital Defense in Ohio – Ohio Supreme Court - Commission on Appointment of Counsel in Capital Cases        Richard Cline, Rachel Troutman – Office of the Ohio Public Defender - ColumbusJohn Martin – Office of the Cuyahoga County Public Defender - Cleveland 2:30 – 2:45 pm   BREAK 2:45 – 3:45 pm      Keeping the State’s Junk Science Out of Your Trial Cullen Sweeney - Office of the Cuyahoga County Public  Defender – Cleveland Eric Allen – Columbus 3:45 – 4:00 pm      BREAK 4:00 – 5:00 pm     Racial Bias and the Importance of Consciousness for Capital Attorneys (appellate hours)Andrea Lyon, Valparaiso University Law School 5:00 - 6:00 pm       Social Gathering – Sheraton ALTERNATIVE APPELLATE TRACK THURSDAY AFTERNOON November 15, 2018 1:30 – 2:30 pm      Practice and Procedure in the Supreme Court of Ohio Jason Macke – Reporter of Opinions – Supreme Court of Ohio 2:30 – 2:45 pm      BREAK 2:45 – 3:45 pm      Brief Writing in the Supreme Court of Ohio:  Getting It In: Getting it WonRuss Bensing - Cleveland 3:45 – 4:00 PM     BREAK – RETURN TO MAIN ROOM Friday, November 16 8:30 – 10:00 am   How to Present a Compelling Mitigation CaseDiane Menashe – ColumbusKort Gatterdam – ColumbusBob Stinson, Psy. D., J. D. – Columbus         10:00 – 10:15 am  BREAK 10:15 – 11:45 am  New Developments in DNA (appellate hours)                                Dan Krane, Forensic Biometric Services, Inc., Fairborn, OH 11:45 – 1:00 pm    LUNCH - ON YOUR OWN 1:00 – 2:30 pm     The Neurobiology of Trauma                             Patty Van Eys, PhD. Nashville, TN 2:30 – 2:45 pm      BREAK 2:45 – 4:15 pm     Storytelling Throughout the Capital TrialMarc BookmanAtlantic Center for Capital Representation, Philadelphia, PA                                  Sheraton Suites, Columbus, OH