Introduction to Demonstration Law CLE

February 4, 2010

Get the basics on how to defend demonstrators against criminal charges at this training offering two hours of CLE credit for attorneys. The training is ideal for new attorneys or lawyers without this type of experience, but law students and legal workers are welcome also.

Thursday, February 4
5:45-6 pm Registration and light refreshments

6-6:10 pm Lawyer or Activist or Both: How to Give Legal Advice Without Stifling Political Dissent
Bobbie Stein

6:10-6:40 pm Behind Closed Doors - Grand Juries and How They Are Used to Silence Political Activists
Mark Vermeulen

6:40 - 7:20 pm Where Have All The Protesters Gone? - What Happens to People After They Are Arrested? Taken to Holding Areas or Jails or Released? Jail Support & Jail Solidarity
John Viola

7:20-8 pm From the Streets to the Courtroom: Going to Court, Typical Charges, Creative Motions, Alternative Dispositions
Bobbie Stein

Golden Gate University, Room 5212
536 Mission Street in San Francisco
$20 suggested entry for NLGSF members
$40 for nonmembers
Free for law students