2018 Death Penalty seminar

January 19, 2018
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Embassy Suites- Hoover
2960 John Hawkins Parkway
Birmingham, AL
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"LOOSENING THE DEATH BELT XXII"

JANUARY 19-20, 2018
EMBASSY SUITES HOTEL - BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA

2960 John Hawkins Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35244

 


Hotel:

Call for Hotel Registration - 1-800-EMBASSY
Group Code: Loosen the Death Belt $136 single or double
Deadline for Room Discounts – December 28, 2017


Details:

An Application has been made to the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission of Alabama for a maximum of 12 hours' credit.

*Pre-registration is advised:
$325 - ACDLA Members
$375 - Nonmembers and all after 1/2/17
includes materials download

REGISTER BY PHONE: 1-334-272-0064


 


Agenda:

(Speakers and Times subject to change)

 

Friday, January 19th

8:20 am

Welcome-Michael Hanle, ACDLA President, Attorney, Birmingham, AL

 

8:30 am

“Investigation Authentication and Using Social Media Evidence” - Terry McCarthy, Lightfoot, Franklin & White, Birmingham, AL

 

9:35 am

“Cultural Mitigation” – Dr. Hope Hill, Professor of Psychology, Howard University, Washington D.C.

 

10:35 am

Break

10:50 am

“False Confessions” - Dr. Richard Leo, Professor of Psychology, University of San Francisco, CA

 

12:20 pm

Lunch- on your own

 

1:50 pm

“Investigating Mental Health Concerns, Understanding Signs and Symptoms of Mental Health Problems and Presenting the Information Effectively” – Dr. Hope Hill, Professor of Psychology, Howard University, D.C.

2:55 pm

“Basics of Case Organization and Tools of the Mitigation Trade” - Dr. Liz Vartkessian, Executive Director, Advancing Real Change, Inc., MD

 

3:55 pm

Break

 

4:10 pm

“Pretrial Issues in Capital Cases- A Judicial Perspective - Circuit Court Judge Teresa Pulliam of the 10th Judicial Circuit, AL

 

5:10 pm

Adjourn

Saturday, January 20th

8:20 am

Welcome-Michael Hanle, ACDLA President, Attorney, Birmingham, AL

 

8:30 am

“Compelling Narratives: Mitigation Theory and Themes” - Dr. Liz Vartkessian, Executive Director, Advancing Real Change, Inc., MD

 

9:35 am

Using ABA Guidelines as a Weapon in the Arsenal” - Monica Foster, Esq., Executive Director of Indiana Federal Community Defenders, Inc., IN

 

10:35 am

Break

 

10:50 am

“Crime Scene Investigation”- Ross Gardener of Bevel Gardener Forensics, GA

 

12:20 pm

Lunch- on your own

 

1:50 pm

Keynote- Anthony Hinton

 

2:55 pm

“Narrative and Storytelling” - Monica Foster, Esq., Executive Director of Indiana Federal Community Defenders, Inc., IN

 

3:55 pm

Break

 

4:10 pm

“Case Law and Legal Update”- Glenn Davidson, Attorney, Mobile, AL - JD Lloyd, Attorney, Birmingham, AL

 

5:10 pm

Adjourn

 

 

 



 

***Seminar is for Defense Counsel only***

**No Refunds**

 

Tickets

$325.00 Members
$375.00 after 08:00 am January 2

$0.00 Lifetime Member

$375.00 Non-Members