October 2008

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Articles in this Issue

  1. Beyond Guantanamo: Confronting the New Paradigm of Prevention in Domestic Terrorism Cases

    Beyond Guantanamo: Confronting the New Paradigm of Prevention in Domestic Terrorism Cases

  2. Challenging Firearms and Toolmark Identification Part One

    Challenging Firearms and Toolmark Identification Part One

  3. Confronting a Constitutional Crisis: Miami-Dade Chief Public Defender Stands His Ground

    Confronting a Constitutional Crisis: Miami-Dade Chief Public Defender Stands His Ground

  4. Forced Medication After United States v. Sell: Fighting a Client's 'War on Drugs&a

    Forced Medication After United States v. Sell: Fighting a Client's 'War on Drugs'

  5. Friend of the Court

    Friend of the Court

  6. Heartbreak Hotel and the Fourth Amendment: A Motel Graphic

    Heartbreak Hotel and the Fourth Amendment: A Motel Graphic

  7. Inside NACDL: NACDL’s Defense of Liberty Program

    NACDL’s Defense of Liberty Program There is some

  8. NACDL News

    NACDL Hails Legislative Protection for Inadverten

  9. Securities Fraud

    Securities Fraud

  10. Top 10 Dos and Don'ts To Tell Your Clients Before They Take the Witness Stand

    Top 10 Dos and Don'ts To Tell Your Clients Before They Take the Witness Stand Dr. Noelle Nelson 40 As important as the evidence and facts are to a case, so is credible witness testimony. Without clear and confident witnesses, a trial’s outcome may be less than what an attorney has worked so h

  11. TV Review

    TV Review Rachel R. May 55 Raising the Bar Mondays, 10/9c TNT Raising the Bar provides a generous helping of sensationalism and a disturbing dose of realism as it tells the tale of a lurid web of relationships among New York City public defenders, state attorneys, judicial clerks, and