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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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May 2017

Under what circumstances should the defense consider a lineup identification contaminated?




Issue Contents
Title  Author  
From the President: What the Race to Death in Arkansas Says About the Death PenaltyBarry J. Pollack
NACDL News: NACDL Issues Groundbreaking Report and Recommendations on Police Body CamerasIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Attorney Cristina C. Arguedas Receives 2017 White Collar Criminal Defense Award from NACDL and Stetson LawIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: New Report Guides Defense Attorneys in Challenging Secretive Government HackingIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Urban League Capitol Hill Event Features Discussion of Right to CounselIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL® 2017 Election ProceduresNACDL
Affiliate NewsGerald Lippert
Sources of Contamination in Lineup IdentificationsBrian L. Cutler
A Creative Approach for Obtaining Documentary Evidence From Third PartiesAlan Silber and Lin Solomon
Proving Money Laundering Beyond a Reasonable Doubt: The Problem of Commingled Property Under 18 USC § 1957Rachel May Zysk and Eddie Suarez
12 Myths About Trying Criminal CasesDaniel E. Bertolino
Grassroots AdvocacyMonica L. Reid
Book Review: Forensic Science Reform - Protecting the InnocentHon. Roderick Kennedy
Book Review: David Ball on Criminal DefenseThomas G. Eagle
Informal Opinion: Representing ‘Those People’ Achieves JusticeAlan L. Yatvin

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