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Investigator Training Manual

This publication is a practical guide for investigators and attorneys who work with them, covering topics including: how to develop an investigation, take a statement, the ethics of investigation, and the need for safety. It also ...

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Statutory Construction

This manual focuses on statutory construction under Washington law. This document is available to members and indigent defenders in Washington State.

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WDA Standards For Indigent Defense

The Washington Defender Association Standards for Public Defense Services set out the objectives and minimum requirements for providing legal representation to poor persons accused of crimes facing juvenile, dependency, or civil c...

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Defending a Domestic Violence Case

This manual is an overview of some of the issues that arise in defending a domestic violence case. It is available to members only.

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Beyond Juvenile Court

This manual is about the long term impact of a juvenile record and concerns what defense attorneys need to know about Collateral and other non-confinement consequences of juvenile adjudications. It is available to the public.

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Beyond the Conviction

This manual is an overview of the consequences of a conviction and what an an attorney needs to know to provide competent counsel on sentencing issues. It is available to the public.

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Adult Sentencing Practice in Washington

This manual provides an overview and discussion of various sentencing strategies and options. The primary author of the most recent version is by Travis Stearns. It is available to members only.

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May 2016 Defense Magazine

Washington Criminal Defense Magazine is published every quarter. This magazine, co-published with WACDL, includes articles written by some of Washington’s outstanding defense attorneys.

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February 2016 Defense Magazine

Washington Criminal Defense Magazine is published every quarter. This magazine, co-published with WACDL, includes articles written by some of Washington’s outstanding defense attorneys.

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November 2015 Defense Magazine

Washington Criminal Defense Magazine is published every quarter. This magazine, co-published with WACDL, includes articles written by some of Washington’s outstanding defense attorneys.

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