2009 Agenda

Thursday, December 3
8:00-9:00amContinental Breakfast
9:00-9:30amWelcome and Update on Political Progress Around the Country
Allen St. Pierre, NORML Executive Director
9:30-10:20amRecent Major Decisions
Gerry Goldstein, San Antonio, TX

Defending a Steroid Case
Rick Collins, Mineola, NY

11:10-11:30amMorning Break
11:30–12:20pmThe Right to Present a Defense
Mark Mahoney, Buffalo, NY

iPhone For The Defense (Hardware & Software That Works For Criminal Defense Attorneys)
EX Martin, Dallas, TX

1:10-5:00pmFree Time
5:00-7:00Opening Reception
Havana Dock, Pier House
Friday, December 4
Moderator: TBD
8:00-9:00amContinental Breakfast
9:00-9:50amDealing with Experts: Collaborating with Shrinks and Accountants
Alan Silber, Roseland, NJ
9:50-10:40amI know this doesn't apply to you: Sentencing
Randy Sue Pollock, San Francisco, CA
10:40-11:00amMorning Break
11:00-11:50amThe Death of A Salesman: Selling Your Clients Case
Daniel-Paul Alva, Philadelphia, PA
11:50-12:40pmSnoopy's New Tricks: Getting Around the 4th Amendment and Title III in Drug Cases
Jerri Merritt, Denver, CO
12:40Free Time
Saturday, December 5
8:00-9:00amContinental Breakfast
9:00-9:50amThe Latest Developments in Federal Sentencing
Carmen Hernandez, Washington, DC

Policing the Police: getting discovery and investigating the cops investigating our clients
William Buckman, Moorestown, NJ

10:40-11:00amMorning Break
11:00-12:00pmEthics: My Lawyer Made Me Do It
Michael Stepanian, San Francisco, CA
12:00-12:50pmChallenging Forensic Evidence in a Marijuana Case
James M. Shellow, Milwaukee, WI
12:50-6:30Free Time
6:30-MidnightNORML Benefit Dinner
Camille’s Restaurant



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