Senate Bill 1008:
How to Litigate in the New World of Waiver and 2nd Look Hearings
A webinar for basic black letter law, investigation/mitigation, and litigation strategy on how to effectively defend juvenile cases after SB 1008.
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About the event
This event is free to attend in person (45 max.) and online. Everything you want to know about the new juvenile waiver law, 2nd look hearings, and more.
Program to include: The new waiver statute (what it is, what it does, OPDS qualifications, pleadings & notice), litigating a waiver hearing (storytelling: presenting the facts in a compelling way, negotiation & settlement conference strategies, witnesses & evidence, appellate issues & how to make a good record).
Katherine "KO" Berger Attorney, Portland
Rita Lapp Investigator, Forest Grove
Date: Friday, October 11, 2019
Time: 1:00 – 5:15 p.m. Click "Agenda" at the left for the program.
Location: Gideon Room, Metropolitan Public Defenders office, 630 SW 5th Ave, Portland, or online via Zoom
(Be sure to choose Option 1 (In Person) OR Option 2 (Attend Online) from the drop down menu.
CLE credit — a total of four hours of credit will be requested in Oregon.
Registrants may request the recording after the webinar.
1:00 pm | I. SB 1008 - What Does It Do?
1. Age on Judgment
2. Eliminate Automatic Waiver
3. Second Look/Transfer Hearings
4. Sentencing for Waived Youth
5. Victim Notification
II. Waiver Statute
2. Sufficient Sophistication and Maturity
3. Best Interests of Youth and Society
a. Amenability to treatment
b. Protection of the community
c. Aggressive, Violent, Premeditated or Willful Manner
d. Previous Treatment History of Youth/Physical, Emotional and Mental Health of Youth
e. Prior Record
f. Gravity of the Loss
g. Prosecutive Merit
h. One Trial
4. State Gets an Evaluation
2:30 pm BREAK
2:45 III. Investigation in Waiver/Second Look Cases
1. Getting Started
4. Social History
5. Reentry Plans
3:45 IV. Trying a Waiver Hearing
5. Telling the Story
The Gideon Room, Metropolitan Public Defenders, 630 SW 5th Ave., Ste. 500, Portland OR.
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