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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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July/August 2014

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Issue Contents
Title  Author  
From the President: The Fight to Secure JusticeJerry J. Cox
NACDL’s Board Tackles Cutting-Edge Criminal Justice Policy Issues (Inside NACDL)Norman L. Reimer
NACDL News: Federal Defender Cynthia W. Roseberry Appointed Project Manager For Clemency Project 2014Ivan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer
NACDL News: NACDL Releases Report On Consequences of Arrest and Conviction; Focus Is Roadmap to the Restoration of RightsIvan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer
NACDL News: Department of Justice Announces New Policy Concerning the Recording Of Custodial InterrogationsIvan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer
NACDL News: Seattle Defense Attorney Colette Tvedt Appointed NACDL Indigent Defense DirectorIvan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer
NACDL News: NACDL Continues to Deplore Political Attacks on the Criminal Defense FunctionIvan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer
Using Moving Pictures To Build the Bridge of Empathy at SentencingDoug Passon
Sentencing: Thinking Like a Judge, Arguing as an AdvocateLisa Hay
Interviewing for Noncapital MitigationJames Tibensky
Search & Seizure Commentary: Warshak 4 Years LaterMartin G. Weinberg and Robert M. Goldstein
Getting Scholarship Into Court ProjectGetting Scholarship Into Court Project
Conflicts and Conspiracy Charges At Guantánamo (Military Commissions Perspective)Tiffany Sommadossi
New Federal Policy for Recording Custodial InterrogationsThomas P. Sullivan
Practice PointsJay Ruane and Seth Price
Book Review: The Legal Profession: What Is Wrong and How to Fix ItMartha Rayner
Book Review: A Wilderness of ErrorJeffrey Gamso
Book Review: When the War Came HomeDavid P. Hoose
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