LFO (Legal Financial Obligation) Resources
In an effort to consolidate our LFO resources into one place, Magda Baker (WDA's Misdemeanor Resource Attorney) has curated this page with relevant information.
LFO Training and CLE Materials:
Please scroll down to view the video, "Fixing the LFO System We Didn't Break: Strategies for Ethically Implementing Blazina, Parts 1 & 2". Presented by Alex Frix, Nick Allen, and Andrea Burkhart.
Please see final hour: Persuading Judges and Prosecutors to Think Differently About Youth and Other Vulnerable Populations. Presented by The Hon. Linda W.Y. Coburn, The Hon. Frank E. Cuthbertson, Julie Trejo, Michael Haas, and The Hon. Marilyn Paja.
Relevant Materials: Kitsap District Pre Tem LFO Primer
Please see final hour: Legal Financial Obligations - The Obligation to Engage at Sentencing (Vanessa Hernandez, ACLU of Washington Foundation; Des Moines Municipal Court Judge Veronica Alicea-Galvan; and King County Superior Court Judge Theresa B. Doyle)
Relevant Materials: LFO Reference Guide - CLJ.pdf, LFO Reference Guide - SUP.pdf, PowerPoint Presentation
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