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TRAINING DIVISION WEBINARS

Training Division webinars are designed to provide opportunities for CJA panel attorneys and federal defender staff to receive quality training on a variety of criminal defense topics utilizing computer and video technology to provide live interactive training.  Participants have the opportunity to interact with the presenter by participating in polling questions and to ask questions in real time.  These presentations will be recorded for later playback for those unable to participate in the live webinars.  Each presentation will last 1 hour. Information on upcoming topics and registration appears below.



    IT'S HARD OUT THERE FOR A PIMP: LITIGATING SEX TRAFFICKING CASES

    August 18, 2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Contact:
    odstbwebtraining@ao.uscourts.gov
    REGISTER HERE
    The number of sex trafficking prosecutions is rising dramatically, particularly those involving minors. In this session, we will review some of the statutes used to prosecute our clients and discuss some common discovery issues. We'll figure out strategies for negotiating cases and discuss trial defenses.

    Presented by Norma Aguilar, Assistant Federal Defender, Southern District of California; Visiting Attorney Advisor, Defender Services Office, Training Division


    IT'S HARD OUT THERE FOR A PIMP: LITIGATING SEX TRAFFICKING CASES (REPEAT)

    August 20, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Contact:
    odstbwebtraining@ao.uscourts.gov
    REGISTER HERE
    The number of sex trafficking prosecutions is rising dramatically, particularly those involving minors. In this session, we will review some of the statutes used to prosecute our clients and discuss some common discovery issues. We'll figure out strategies for negotiating cases and discuss trial defenses.

    Presented by Norma Aguilar, Assistant Federal Defender, Southern District of California;  Visiting Attorney Advisor, Defender Services Office, Training Division