Program — Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26–27
Registration: Homestead Lobby, Sunriver Resort
Friday, October 26
Moderator: Rich Wolf, Oregon Capital Resource Center
Noon Check-in / Registration
1:00 Arbitrariness and Racial Bias in Capital Sentencing
Lila Silverstein and Neil Fox, Seattle
2:00 5 Things to Ask in Every Mitigation Interview
Christine Inglis, Investigator, Scappoose
3:00 Break / Door Prizes
3:15 Penalty Phase Jury Instructions for Every Case: 5 to Offer, 5 to Object to
Rich Wolf, Oregon Capital Resource Center, Portland
3:45 How Three Teams Settled Cases (and You Can Too)
Deborah Burdzik & Dianna Gentry, Portland
Geoff Gokey, Redmond & David Glenn, Madras
Patrick Sweeney & Christopher Clayhold, Portland
5:15 Adjourn for the day / Reception
Saturday, October 27
Moderator: Jeff Ellis, Oregon Capital Resource Center
8:30 Crime Lab Discovery: Where They Hide Their Misconduct
Kelley Kulick, Santa Clara County Public Defender, San Jose CA
Karen Lawless, Forensic Consultant, Oregon/Texas
9:30 5 Things to Do When Raising Fitness to Proceed
Dianna Gentry, Portland
Patrick Sweeney, Portland
10:30 Break / Door Prizes
10:45 5 Ways to Win in Habeas, Ten Ways To Lose
Renee Manes, Federal Public Defender, Portland
11:45 Opposing Death Qualification
Lois Heaney, Oakland CA
Our room block at Sunriver Resort is full.
You might consider La Quinta Inn & Suites in Bend as an alternative:
61200 South Hwy 97, Bend, OR
La Quinta’s website currently lists rooms for $125/night for a single night stay or $109 per night for a two night stay during our event. These prices are subject to change.
Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, OR
Call by September 24 to ensure group rates.
Group rates are at prevailing government per diem rate at time of arrival. Current per diem rates are: $113 for a lodge village guest room, $155 river lodge guest room, $165 lodge village suite, plus 15% nightly room rate resort fee, plus 1.8% state tax; and 9.8% tax. Resort fees include: wireless internet, access to Sage Springs Club and Spa, complimentary access to The Cove, access to Resort swimming pools and hot tubs, access to Crosswater and Caldera Links, intra-Resort transportation, self-valet parking, newspaper in lobby, in-room coffee.
In order to receive the contracted rate, please identify yourself as part of OCDLA – Public Defense Mgt./Death Penalty Conference.
Condos & homes also subject to cleaning fees. Contact Sunriver Resort for details on cleaning fees, cancellation fees, and other fees.
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