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November 20-22, 2019

Death Penalty Seminar

Columbus Airport Marriott

The Death Penalty Seminar will be at the Columbus Airport Marriott on November 20-22, 2019.

Seminar online registration now open. Register Now

to download the brochure: 19 Death Penalty Brochure

OACDL member cost $375.00; Non-members $425.00

Scholarships will be provided by the Office of the Ohio Public Defender
** As of 10/9/2019 all scholarships spots have been awarded

Marriott Hotel information - Here is the reservation link to make online reservations:  The room block is full as of 10/14/19; they are opening more rooms 10/15/19. 

Book your group rate for OACDL Death Penalty Conference

You will find the information for your online reservation link below. If you have questions or need help with the link, please do not hesitate to ask. We appreciate your business and look forward to a successful event.

Book your group rate for OACDL Death Penalty Conference

There are a number of hotels close to the Marriott.  The Marriott is at the corner of Airport Drive and Cassady Avenue.  Hotels on Airport Drive:
Embassy Suites, Country Inn, Staybridge Suites, Courtyard by Marriott

There is also a Comfort Inn on Cassady Avenue (next to the Marriott).  There is a Best Western Hotel on Airpointe Drive (off of Cassady Avenue)

Agenda:

OACDL Death Penalty Seminar – Nov. 20, 21, & 22, 2019

Wednesday, Nov. 20

7:00-8:00 pm              Capital Defense 101 – Jeff Gamso & Eric Allen

Thursday, Nov. 21

 8:00-8:30                     Registration

8:30-8:45                     Introduction & Death Penalty News
                                     Jeff Gamso (APP)

8:45-10:00                   Understanding the Science: Eyewitness Memory & Identification
                                     Prof. Nancy Franklin

10:00-10:15                 BREAK

10:15-11:45                 Dissociation
                                     Patti van Eys

11:45-12:15                 Lethal Injection & Related News
                                    Allen Bohnert (APP)

12:15-1:30                   LUNCH

1:30-2:30                     Keeping Out the State’s Junk Science
                                    Paul Kuzmins & Eric Allen

2:30-3:30                     ABA Guidelines, Best Practices for Capital Defense, Rules Update
                                     John Martin & Rich Cline

3:30-3:45                     BREAK

3:45-4:45                     Taking the Long View: Angelo Fears, Genesis Hill, Kelly Foust, and
                                     Debra Brown
                                     Justin Thompson, Jordan Berman, Jacob Cairns, Julie Roberts and
                                    Sheila Downs (APP)

Friday, Nov. 22

8:30-10:00                   Presenting an Effective Mitigation Case
                                     Diane Menashe, Kort Gatterdam

10:00-10:15                 BREAK

10:15-11:15                 Ethical Issues: Dealing with the Fallout of McCoy v. Louisiana
                                    
Prof. Brad Wendell

11:15-12:15                 Implicit Bias: Recognizing It and Dealing with It
                                     Lisa Lagos & Kelly Capatosto (APP)

12:15-12:30                 Presentation of the Schumacher-Ketcham Lifesaver Award

12:30-1:15                   LUNCH

1:15-2:45                     Case Law Update with Russ Bensing (APP)

2:45-3:00                     BREAK

3:00-4:00                     Expanding Roper: Why It’s Unconstitutional to Execute Those Under 25
                                     Tim Sweeney, John Parker, Lori Riga (APP)

APPELLATE BREAKOUT

Thursday Afternoon – Nov. 21

 1:30-2:30                     Briefing and Arguing Capital Cases in the Ohio Supreme Court
                                      Melissa Jackson & Justice Donnelly

2:30-3:30                     Discovering Facts & Developing the Post-Conviction Record
                                     Randall Porter & Brian Howe

3:30-3:45                     BREAK – AND RETURN TO MAIN ROOM

 

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2019-11-20 12:10:00 2019-11-22 12:10:00 America/Detroit Death Penalty Seminar The Death Penalty Seminar will be at the Columbus Airport Marriott on November 20-22, 2019. Seminar online registration now open. Register Now to download the brochure: 19 Death Penalty Brochure OACDL member cost $375.00; Non-members $425.00 Scholarships will be provided by the Office of the Ohio Public Defender** As of 10/9/2019 all scholarships spots have been awarded Marriott Hotel information - Here is the reservation link to make online reservations:  The room block is full as of 10/14/19; they are opening more rooms 10/15/19.  Book your group rate for OACDL Death Penalty Conference You will find the information for your online reservation link below. If you have questions or need help with the link, please do not hesitate to ask. We appreciate your business and look forward to a successful event. Book your group rate for OACDL Death Penalty Conference There are a number of hotels close to the Marriott.  The Marriott is at the corner of Airport Drive and Cassady Avenue.  Hotels on Airport Drive:Embassy Suites, Country Inn, Staybridge Suites, Courtyard by Marriott There is also a Comfort Inn on Cassady Avenue (next to the Marriott).  There is a Best Western Hotel on Airpointe Drive (off of Cassady Avenue) Agenda: OACDL Death Penalty Seminar – Nov. 20, 21, & 22, 2019 Wednesday, Nov. 20 7:00-8:00 pm              Capital Defense 101 – Jeff Gamso & Eric Allen Thursday, Nov. 21  8:00-8:30                     Registration 8:30-8:45                     Introduction & Death Penalty News                                     Jeff Gamso (APP) 8:45-10:00                   Understanding the Science: Eyewitness Memory & Identification                                     Prof. Nancy Franklin 10:00-10:15                 BREAK 10:15-11:45                 Dissociation                                     Patti van Eys 11:45-12:15                 Lethal Injection & Related News                                    Allen Bohnert (APP) 12:15-1:30                   LUNCH 1:30-2:30                     Keeping Out the State’s Junk Science                                    Paul Kuzmins & Eric Allen 2:30-3:30                     ABA Guidelines, Best Practices for Capital Defense, Rules Update                                     John Martin & Rich Cline 3:30-3:45                     BREAK 3:45-4:45                     Taking the Long View: Angelo Fears, Genesis Hill, Kelly Foust, and                                      Debra Brown                                     Justin Thompson, Jordan Berman, Jacob Cairns, Julie Roberts and                                     Sheila Downs (APP) Friday, Nov. 22 8:30-10:00                   Presenting an Effective Mitigation Case                                     Diane Menashe, Kort Gatterdam 10:00-10:15                 BREAK 10:15-11:15                 Ethical Issues: Dealing with the Fallout of McCoy v. Louisiana                                     Prof. Brad Wendell 11:15-12:15                 Implicit Bias: Recognizing It and Dealing with It                                     Lisa Lagos & Kelly Capatosto (APP) 12:15-12:30                 Presentation of the Schumacher-Ketcham Lifesaver Award 12:30-1:15                   LUNCH 1:15-2:45                     Case Law Update with Russ Bensing (APP) 2:45-3:00                     BREAK 3:00-4:00                     Expanding Roper: Why It’s Unconstitutional to Execute Those Under 25                                     Tim Sweeney, John Parker, Lori Riga (APP) APPELLATE BREAKOUT Thursday Afternoon – Nov. 21  1:30-2:30                     Briefing and Arguing Capital Cases in the Ohio Supreme Court                                       Melissa Jackson & Justice Donnelly 2:30-3:30                     Discovering Facts & Developing the Post-Conviction Record                                      Randall Porter & Brian Howe 3:30-3:45                     BREAK – AND RETURN TO MAIN ROOM   Columbus Airport Marriott