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Criminal Law CLEs

    Campus Assault - The Intersection and Legal Issues Raised by Dual Investigations

    1.0 Standard CLE credit

    Experts in criminal justice and school disciplinary policy will discuss many of the issues raised by dual investigation, including the right to counsel, discovery, and access to the investigative data.

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    Crimmigration: Recent Trends

    2.0 Standard CLE credits

    This program that will cover what immigration and criminal law practitioners need to know about recent developments affecting non-citizens convicted of certain criminal offenses, including assaults and DWIs. 

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    Going Off the Record and Other Media Tips for You and Your Clients

    1.0 Standard CLE credit

    This one-hour CLE will cover two broad topics:  How the attorney can work with reporters to everyone’s mutual satisfaction, and how the attorney can work effectively with clients to help them through any kind of event that results in adverse publicity.  

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    Labor Trafficking for Legal Professionals - Laws and Response

    1.0 Standard CLE credit

    This CLE will provide basic definitions of human trafficking, including labor exploitation and labor trafficking; help legal professionals recognize indicators of potentially trafficked individuals and the risk factors of victims; and describe appropriate responses when working with potential victims of trafficking. 

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    Mistaken Eye-Witness Identification, A Tough Problem with Easy Solutions

    1.0 Standard CLE credit

    This CLE focus on the work of Innocence Projects both locally and nationally in cases involving mistaken eye-witness identification. 

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    State v. Bernard: The SCOTUS Breakdown

    1.0 Standard CLE credit

    On April 20, 2016, the Supreme Court of the United States heard the famous Minnesota DUI case, State v. Bernard, considering whether, in the absence of a warrant, a state may make it a crime for a person to refuse to take a chemical test to detect the presence of alcohol in the person’s blood. Hear reflections, analysis, and predictions from an attorney of record, amicus curae, and a prominent law professor.


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    State v. Lindquist - the Past, Present and Future of Minnesota’s Good-Faith Exception

    2.0 Standard CLE credits

    Learn about State v. Lindquist, 869 N.W.2d 863 (Minn. 2015), where the Minnesota Supreme Court adopted a good-faith exception to the exclusionary rule in the limited situation when law enforcement officers are relying on case law precedent. 

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    The Reality of Making a Murderer: How True Crime Documentaries Affect Minnesota's Justice System

    1.0 Standard CLE credit

    Has the explosion of true crime documentaries like "Serial" and "Making a Murderer" had an impact on the day-to-day justice system in Minnesota? Are defendants more likely to make post-conviction motions? Are jurors more skeptical about evidence against defendants? How can attorneys and judges maintain excellent practice in the face of these challenges? Find out from an expert panel:  a judge, a prosecutor, and two certified specialist criminal defense attorneys. 

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    When Your Client is Impaired - Addiction, Mental Health and Other Issues for Attorneys

    1.0 Elimination of Bias CLE credit

    This program will help to identify and eliminate biases against persons because of disabilities related to mental and chemical health issues. 

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