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Alford / Goulette Pleas in Minnesota: Their History, Use, and Future

Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Venue: MN Judicial Center 230 / Minnesota Judicial Center  Saint Paul, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $30.00

Deadline to Register: February 8, 2016

Associate Justice David Lillehaug of the Minnesota Supreme Court will present on Minnesota’s 45 years of experience with Alford/Goulette pleas, including developments in the case law and the number and types of offenses generating these types of guilty pleas.  A panel of experts will respond and offer perspectives on the issues surrounding Alford/Goulette pleas.

Lunch will be available at 11:30 a.m. The program will begin at 12:00 p.m. 


Associate Justice David Lillehaug | Minnesota Supreme Court

The Honorable Francis Connolly | Minnesota Court of Appeals
Steve Bergeson - Assistant State Public Defender | Trial Team
Elizabeth Johnston | Office of the Hennepin County Attorney

Benjamin Butler | Office of the Minnesota Appellate Public Defender

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit Approved | Event Code: 215331 


Public Attorneys: $10.00 (must register by phone to use this option)
Section Member:  $10.00
MSBA Member not in the Section:  $25.00
Non-MSBA Member:  $30.00
Court Clerks and Law Students:  $15.00 (must register by phone to use this option) 

Remote Participation: 

Remote participation is not available for this event.

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