Tag Archives: Indiana Public Defender Council

Juvenile Delinquency Manuals for Defense Attorneys

The American Bar Association has recently published the 2014 edition of the Trial Manual for Defense Attorneys in Juvenile Delinquency Cases.  The Manual “deals exclusively with the tasks, skills, rules of law, and issues of strategic judgment involved in representing … Continue reading

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Indiana Public Defender Council Gault Award

Please indulge this blogger in a moment of glee!  Today, I am receiving the Gault Award from the Indiana Public Defender Council at the Annual Update seminar, for which I am very grateful.  I have been nominated twice before and … Continue reading

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Training the Lawyers in Juvenile Court

It is interesting to look at the amount of legal training and support offered to different juvenile court participants.  In many juvenile delinquency cases, there are three attorneys in the room — a judge, a prosecutor, and a defense attorney. … Continue reading

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When You Just Need a Few More CLE’s

This is geared towards criminal defense attorneys, but it sounds fascinating:  National Criminal Defense Forum on Forensic Mental Health and the Law, September 19-20, 2013, in Denver, Colorado. NAMI Indiana is offering Mental Illness #101 on November 7, 2013, in … Continue reading

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First Meeting of Commission on Improving Status of Children

The agenda for the first meeting of the Indiana Commission on Improving the Status of Children has been published.  The meeting is today, August 21, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in Conference Room C of the Indiana Government Center South in … Continue reading

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