The Champion

Search the Champion Looking for something specific?

 

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.

Submission Guidelines 

June 2017

Learn how to investigate a DWI case inexpensively, fight witness tampering, and conduct an internet investigation.

 

 

Issue Contents
Title  Author  
From the President: HeroesBarry J. Pollack
Inside NACDL: Imagining a World Without the Trial Penalty: NACDL’s Next Major Reform InitiativeNorman L. Reimer
NACDL News: Attorney General Sessions Issues Retrograde Charging Policy; Seeks Return to 20th Century’s So-Called ‘War on Drugs’ and the Age of Mass IncarcerationIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Bonnie Hoffman Appointed NACDL Public Defense DirectorIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Attorney General Sessions Moves Against the Independence and Integrity of Forensic ScienceIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Collateral Consequences Event Held on Capitol HillIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Board Member Nellie King Receives Leadership AwardIvan J. Dominguez, Ezra Dunkle-Polier, and Alexandra Funk
NACDL News: Stakeholders, Experts Propose Court Reforms to Improve Quality of JusticeDiane DePietropaolo Price
Affiliate NewsGerald Lippert
NACDL® 2017 Election ProceduresNACDL
I Know What You Did Last Summer: A User’s Guide for Internet InvestigationsSean D. O’Brien and Quinn C. O’Brien
Investigating a DWI Case on the CheapJohn Webb
Fighting Governmental Witness Tampering - (Or, You Can Have Our Defense Witnesses When You Pry Them From Our Cold, Dead Hands)Kevin Sali and John Robb
Practice Points: The General Credibility Instruction: We Can Do BetterLisa J. Steele
Search & Seizure CommentaryMarc S. Raspanti and Douglas E. Roberts
Capital CasesMadeline S. Cohen
Book Review: People Wasn’t Made To Burn - A True Story of Race, Murder, and Justice in ChicagoMaureen L. Rowland
Book Review: Sisters in Law - How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the WorldAllen Bentley
Book Review: Divergent Paths - The Academy and the JudiciaryLeonardo M. Aldridge

Previous Issues

Browse The Champion archive »
Advertisement Advertise with Us
ad