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Program — Friday and Saturday, October 25–26
Friday, October 25
Moderator: Jeff Ellis, Oregon Capital Resource Center, Portland
12:00p | Registration/Check-in
1:00 | The Passage and Protection of SB 1013
2:00 | Constitutional Implications in Light of SB 1013
Renée Manes, Federal Public Defender, Portland
3:00 | Break / Door Prizes
3:15 | SB 1013 and Remanded Cases in the Trial Courts—Martin Johnson
Greg Scholl, Metropolitan Public Defenders, and Attorneys on the Martin Johnson Team, Steve Eberlein and Dean Smith
4:15 | SB 1013 and Capital Contracts
Lane Borg, Executive Director, Office of Public Defense Services
4:45 Adjourn for the day / Reception - Special Award Presentation to Dennis Balske
Saturday, October 26
Moderator: Dennis Balske, Portland
7:30a | Hot Breakfast (included)
8:30 | Keynote: New Developments in Mental Health Research and Implications for Capital Defense
Dr. Kathy Wayland, Clinical Psychologist, Albuquerque, NM
10:00 | Break / Door Prizes
10:15 | Forensic Update: Trends in Discovery and Admissibility of Pattern Matching Methodologies
Janis Puracal, Forensic Justice Project, Portland
11:15 | What's the Question? (When It Comes to the Late Adolescent Class and the Death Penalty)
Karen Steele, Attorney, Portland
Credit will be sought for 6.5 credits in Oregon, Washington, California. For other state accreditation, call OCDLA at 541-686-8716.
Hallmark Resort, Newport, OR
744 SW Elizabeth St., Newport, OR 97365
Call by September 24 to ensure group rates.
Rates are: $114, traditional guest room (single queen)
$124 traditional two queen guest room
$134 limited edition two queen guest room
$144 limited editon king spa guest room
Mention "OCDLA fall conference" to receive the group rate.
If you wish to stay the night of Thursday, October 24, you will be staying at The Whaler, which is only a few blocks away.
Reserve at The WHALER — Call 541-265-2600 (same number as The Hallmark)
Whaler Rates (good for nights of October 23, 24, 25 and 26)
Ocean view King Standard: $119.00
Ocean view 2 Queen Standard: $129.00
All rooms come with mini fridge, microwave and Kuerig coffee maker.