A Chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York (WBASNY)


CLE Calendar

    • April 24, 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Keane and Beane, Conference Room
    Register



    The Criminal Law Committee Presents:

    “Jury Selection and Race: 
    A Review of Recent Batson Decisions”


    Presented by:  
    Hon. David Zuckerman, Acting Justice of the Supreme Court and
    Lisa M. Denig, Bureau Chief, Special Litigation, Westchester DA’s Office

    One (1) CLE credit – Diversity and Inclusion*

    In an atmosphere where courts are taking a closer look at racial discrimination in jury selection, several decisions have addressed the issue of what constitutes a racial category in relation to a Batson challenge.  This program will review the components of a Batson inquiry and update attendees on these recent decisions. 


    Date:  Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    Time:
    5:30 PM - Registration 
    6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Program

    Light snacks and beverages provided



    Place:

    Keane and Beane, Conference Room
    445 Hamilton, Suite 1500, White Plains, NY


    Charge:

    $15 members; $25 non-members payable to “WWBA”
    **Free to Law Students**

    RSVP:  Online at www.wwbany.org or email executivedirector@wwbany.org.  

    **Seating is limited, please register early**


    *Pending approval by WBASNY in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for 1 credit hour in diversity and inclusion as specified, acceptable for transitional credit for established and newly admitted attorneys.  The Westchester Women's Bar Association is a chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York.  Full and partial scholarships for this program, based on financial need, are available.  Full scholarship for the $10 CLE certificate charge (maximum of 10 attendees) for this program are available for attorneys at non-profit organizations that provide direct legal service for victims of domestic violence.  For information and to apply, please contact WWBA President Lisa Denig at lisadenig@yahoo.com.  All requests are confidential. The opinions expressed by any program presenter are the presenter’s own, and do not reflect the official position of the WWBA or WBASNY.

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