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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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April 2016

How can the defense team use science to limit the introduction of gruesome evidence during trial?



Issue Contents
Title  Author  
From the President: Statutes of Limitations Are an Essential Safeguard to Preserve the Accused’s Ability to DefendE.G. Morris
NACDL® 2016 Election ProceduresNACDL
Inside NACDL: Federal CJA Panel Attorneys: Speak Now, or...Norman L. Reimer
NACDL News: Criminal Defense Bar Presents Radley Balko With Champion of Justice Journalism AwardIvan J. Dominguez and Ezra Dunkle-Polier
NACDL News: NACDL Welcomes Forensics Initiatives Announced by Deputy Attorney General Sally Q. YatesIvan J. Dominguez and Ezra Dunkle-Polier
NACDL News: Flawed Microscopic Hair Comparison Analysis Testimony Leads to New Trial for George PerrotIvan J. Dominguez and Ezra Dunkle-Polier
NACDL News: Ban on Mandatory Juvenile Life Without Parole Strengthened, Made RetroactiveIvan J. Dominguez and Ezra Dunkle-Polier
NACDL News: Criminal Defense Bar Applauds Administration’s Efforts to Close Guantánamo, but Says Framework Falls ShortIvan J. Dominguez and Ezra Dunkle-Polier
NACDL News: Steve Komie Presents Flag to Gerry MorrisIvan J. Dominguez and Ezra Dunkle-Polier
In Memoriam: Nation’s Criminal Defense Bar Mourns the Passing of Tiffany May JoslynNACDL
Affiliate NewsGerald Lippert
Using Science to Challenge Gruesome EvidenceJules Epstein and Suzanne Mannes
Fraud on the Courts — No Bones About It! - A Treat for Prosecutors (and Police K-9’s)Jeff Weiner and Diego Weiner
Defending a Criminal Tax CaseJustin Gelfand
Practice Points - Giving Voice to Digital Evidence In the Jury RoomLisa J. Steele
Informal Opinion - Communicating Miranda Rights to Non-native Speakers Of EnglishAneta Pavlenko, Diana Eades, and Margaret van Naerssen
Book Review: Showdown - Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed AmericaCheryl D. Stein
Book Review: Exonerated - A Brief and Dangerous FreedomLisa B. Kauffman
Book Review: Listening to Killers - Lessons Learned From My 20 Years as a Psychological Expert Witness in Murder CasesCara Schaefer Wieneke

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