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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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September-October 2018

Counsel’s strategy at an SEC proceeding will be different from counsel’s game plan in a criminal forum, but much will be familiar to the criminal defense lawyer.



Issue Contents
Title  Author  
From the President: Unable to Bear the Weight of the ‘Document Dump’: A Heavy Burden on Individuals and an Increasing Threat to Due ProcessDrew Findling
NACDL News: Judicial Conference Takes Steps Toward Greater Independence for Federal Public Defender System; NACDL Encouraged by ProgressIvan J. Dominguez and Ian Nawalinski
NACDL News: NACDL Releases Compendium of Scholarship Addressing The Enforcement Maze: Over-Criminalizing American EnterpriseIvan J. Dominguez and Ian Nawalinski
NACDL News: Supreme Court of Virginia Overhauls Criminal Discovery Rules; Major Victory for Broad, Bipartisan Coalition of Criminal Justice ReformersIvan J. Dominguez and Ian Nawalinski
Affiliate NewsGerald Lippert
Handling SEC Enforcement MattersSusan E. Brune and Juliet B. Hatchett
Justice Scalia and the Interpretation of Criminal StatutesPaul Mogin
Happy Birthday, FCPA: Implications of DOJ’s New FCPA Corporate Enforcement Policy on the Act’s 40th AnniversaryJustin C. Danilewitz and Albert F. Moran
The Basics of an Office of Inspector General Investigation — Taking It SeriouslySara Kropf and Daniel Portnov
Informal Opinion: More Than Just Taxes: Considering the Effects of the New Government Reporting RequirementsDouglas E. Roberts
Book Review: Why They Do It: Inside the Mind of the White Collar CriminalAdam Dec and Andrew George
Book Review: A Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the BorderLinda Friedman Ramirez
Book Review: The Forensic Unreliability of the Shaken Baby SyndromeKathleen Pakes
Book Review: The Prohibition Era and Policing: A Legacy of MisregulationThomas J. Farrell

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