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NACDL's renowned journal, The Champion magazine, offers timely, informative articles written for and by criminal defense lawyers, featuring the latest developments in search and seizure laws, DUI/DWI, grand jury proceedings, habeas, the exclusionary rule, death penalty, RICO, federal sentencing guidelines, forfeiture, white collar crime, and more. The Champion is published ten times per year.

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January - February 2016

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Issue Contents
Title  Author  
From the President: Want to Reduce Recidivism? Address the Mental Health Issues of Those Incarcerated.E.G. Morris
Inside NACDL: Elevating Public Defense — One Strategy at a TimeNorman L. Reimer
Affiliate NewsGerald Lippert
The Importance of Visual Presentation at TrialJason M. Lynch and Iris Eytan
Bargaining for More TrialsGregory M. Gilchrist
Happy New Year from the staff at NACDLNACDL
If You Give a Judge a Case: Judicial Oversight of Deferred Prosecution AgreementsJeffrey B. Coopersmith and Ashley L. Vulin
Military Commissions UpdateJumana Musa
Public DefenseDiane DePietropaolo Price
State Criminal Justice Network - Legislative UpdateAngelyn C. Frazer-Giles and Monica Reid
Book Review: Inferno - An Anatomy of American PunishmentRobert M. Sanger
Book Review: Representing the Accused - A Practical Guide to Criminal DefenseTodd A. Berger

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