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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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August 2017

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Issue Contents
Title  Author  
From the President: Confronting Systemic Racism in the Criminal Justice System: We All Have a Duty to ActRick Jones
Inside NACDL: Racism in the U.S. Criminal Justice System: An Uncomfortable Truth for All of UsNorman L. Reimer
Affiliate NewsGerald Lippert
NACDL News: Rick Jones Sworn in as 2017-18 NACDL PresidentIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Philadelphia Attorney George Henry Newman Receives 2017 Heeney Award From Nation’s Criminal Defense BarIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Attorney Jerome F. Buting Receives Champion of Justice AwardIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Vanita Gupta Receives Foundation Justice Award at FCJ Gala DinnerIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Massachusetts Public Defense Leader Anthony J. Benedetti Receives NACDL’s Champion of State Criminal Justice Reform AwardIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: NACDL and FAMM Announce State Clemency Project; Collaborative Efforts Underway with the State of New YorkIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: NACDL Welcomes Introduction of Bipartisan ECPA Modernization Act of 2017Ivan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: NACDL Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan ‘Pretrial Integrity and Safety Act of 2017’Ivan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Nation’s Criminal Defense Bar Disappointed in Announcement of Regressive DOJ Policy on Asset ForfeitureIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Fourth Circuit Permits Mass Surveillance Lawsuit to Move Forward, but Without the Criminal Defense Bar and All but One PlaintiffIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Groups Expand Restoration of Rights ProjectIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: NACDL Is an Originating Endorser of the Consensus Statement on HIV ‘Treatment as Prevention’ in Criminal Law ReformIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
The Foundation Justice Award Recipient - Vanita Gupta - Keynote Address: July 28, 2017Vanita Gupta
Effective Defense PolygraphsChristophir A. Kerr
Blood Drug Testing: What Defense Attorneys Must LearnAndrew Mishlove
Appellate Advocacy: From Cover to Content: Ten 21st Century Tips for Effective Appellate BriefingDaniel E. Monnat and Paige A. Nichols
Verbatim: The Honorable Rowan D. WilsonJudge Rowan D. Wilson
Search & Seizure Commentary: Moving to Suppress After Utah v. StrieffBridget Krause and Deja Vishny

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