New Trainings for Attorneys for Youthful Offender Parole Board Hearings

On May 3 (Los Angeles) and May 17 (San Francisco), there will be training seminars for attorneys who are interested in representing prisoners who committed their crimes as juveniles at youthful offender parole board hearings.  These special hearings are occurring as a result of SB 260, which requires the Board of Parole Hearings to consider …

Marin Brown Bag Lunch Featuring Juvenile Delinquency Appeals a Smashing Success

On April 11, 2014, Marin County defenders attended a PJDC/First District Appellate Project training in San Rafael, “Juvenile Delinquency Appeals: FAQs for Juvenile Court Defenders.”  “Absolutely one of the best CLE’s I have been to in a long time,” wrote one Marin County lawyer in an evaluation.