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Criminal Appeals 2018: Habeas Corpus, Standards of Review, PDRs, and more! (May 2018)

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Session 1: A Guide To Art. 11.07 Writs of Habeas Corpus and Other State Writs - Examine procedures, issues, and do’s and don’ts pertaining to Article 11.07 and other State writs.

Session 2: Preservation of Error and Standards of Review Understanding how the Court evaluates the preservation of error on appeal is essential for any practitioner. Explore how the Court approaches different rights, and how this approach impacts your appeal.

Session 3: Emerging Issues in PDRs - Listen to a discussion about significant and emerging issues pending in the Court of Criminal Appeals.

Session 4: Avoiding the Dreaded Non-Compliant “White Card” A step-by-step walk through of TRAP Rule 73 and 11.07 habeas application compliance. Plus insight into other reasons for habeas dismissals, including ​discharged sentences, non-final convictions, misdemeanors, juvenile matters, and subsequent applications.

Session 5: Actual Innocence Claims and 11.073 Writs Analyze legal issues in actual innocence claims, with particular focus on false evidence leading to wrongful convictions and wrongful convictions based on invalid scientific testimony.

Total Credit Hours:
3.50 | 0.50 ethics     Credit Info

TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2019

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

$155  

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1. A Guide To Art. 11.07 Writs of Habeas Corpus and Other State Writs (May 2018)

Michael F. Stauffacher

0.75 0.25 0.00 0.75 | 0.25 ethics  

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Video (mp4) 43 mins
Audio (mp3) 43 mins
Paper (pdf) 78 pgs
Slides (pdf) 25 pgs

SESSION 1 — 43 mins, credit 0.75 | 0.25 ethics

Session 1:

A Guide To Art. 11.07 Writs of Habeas Corpus and Other State Writs (May 2018)

Examine procedures, issues, and do’s and don’ts pertaining to Article 11.07 and other State writs.

Originally presented at: May 2018 Conference on Criminal Appeals

Michael F. Stauffacher, Texas Court of Criminal Appeals - Austin, TX

2. Preservation of Error and Standards of Review (May 2018)

Patrick F. McCann

0.50 0.00 0.00 0.50  

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Video (mp4) 29 mins
Audio (mp3) 27 mins
Paper (pdf) 4 pgs
Slides (pdf) 7 pgs

SESSION 2 — 29 mins, credit 0.50

Session 2:

Preservation of Error and Standards of Review (May 2018)

Understanding how the Court evaluates the preservation of error on appeal is essential for any practitioner. Explore how the Court approaches different rights, and how this approach impacts your appeal.

Originally presented at: May 2018 Conference on Criminal Appeals

Patrick F. McCann, Law Offices of Patrick McCann - Houston, TX

3. Emerging Issues in PDRs (May 2018)

Kathleen Mary Schneider, Stacey Soule

0.75 0.00 0.00 0.75  

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Video (mp4) 46 mins
Audio (mp3) 46 mins
Slides (pdf) 22 pgs

SESSION 3 — 46 mins, credit 0.75

Session 3:

Emerging Issues in PDRs (May 2018)

Discuss significant and emerging issues pending in the Court of Criminal Appeals.

Originally presented at: May 2018 Conference on Criminal Appeals

Kathleen Mary Schneider, Texas Court of Criminal Appeals - Austin, TX
Stacey Soule, Office of the State Prosecuting Attorney - Austin, TX

4. Avoiding the Dreaded Non-Compliant “White Card” (May 2018)

Alison Fox Dahlberg

0.50 0.00 0.00 0.50  

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Video (mp4) 36 mins
Audio (mp3) 36 mins
Slides (pdf) 21 pgs

SESSION 4 — 36 mins, credit 0.50

Session 4:

Avoiding the Dreaded Non-Compliant “White Card” (May 2018)

A step-by-step walk through of TRAP Rule 73 and 11.07 habeas application compliance. Plus insight into other reasons for habeas dismissals, including ​discharged sentences, non-final convictions, misdemeanors, juvenile matters, and subsequent applications. 

Originally presented at: May 2018 Conference on Criminal Appeals

Alison Fox Dahlberg, Texas Court of Criminal Appeals - Austin, TX

5. Actual Innocence Claims and 11.073 Writs (May 2018)

Gary Alan Udashen

1.00 0.25 0.00 1.00 | 0.25 ethics  

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Video (mp4) 56 mins
Audio (mp3) 56 mins
Slides (pdf) 38 pgs

SESSION 5 — 56 mins, credit 1.00 | 0.25 ethics

Session 5:

Actual Innocence Claims and 11.073 Writs (May 2018)

Analyze legal issues in actual innocence claims, with particular focus on false evidence leading to wrongful convictions and wrongful convictions based on invalid scientific testimony.

Originally presented at: May 2018 Conference on Criminal Appeals

Gary Alan Udashen, Sorrels, Udashen & Anton - Dallas, TX