A person with a prior record faces significant barriers to employment, occupational licensing, and other basic necessities like housing, even when the record is old or relatively minor. Now more than ever, immigrants face the threat of deportation based on criminal justice contacts as minor as an arrest that did not result in conviction. This training is designed to give lawyers a foundation in the collateral consequences of contact with the criminal justice system, as well as tools for representing clients in need of reentry legal services.
What You Will Learn
- Walking the Talk in Allyship – How to Effectively Support Criminal Justice Impacted Communities
- Criminal Record Remedy Updates and Advocacy Strategies
- When Poverty Is a Crime and Justice Is Privatized – Bail, Court Fees, and Traffic Courts
- Overcoming Criminal Record-Related Barriers to Employment and Occupational Licensing
- Using Technology to Provide Better Clean Slate Services to More Clients.
Reentry in California – Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration 2018
August 10, 2018
9:00 AM Pacific
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Practising Law Institute (PLI)
Credit in most jurisdictions
Free and open to the public.
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