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Below are the most recent trainings updated on the site. We update this archive of trainings as soon as the video and resources are available.

WDA’s Defense Tune Up Resource Page (11.18.22)

Live CLE Activity ID: 1218934 Videos coming soon! Full Schedule Speaker Bios Welcome to Felony Practice: Pace, Practice Standards and Scoring. Presented by Jesse Collins. Materials: JABS Print Outs Investigating and Litigating Eye...

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What Defenders Need to Know About SSOSA: Eligibility to Practicality for your Client and the Court in Special Sex Offender Sentencing Alternative Resolutions (11.10.22)

Activity ID # 1223137 Video Password: WDA Presented by Natalie Findley-Wolf. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit PowerPoint Presentation State v Petterson State v Hubbard Judgment and Sentence Appendix Preparing_A_Client – Brad Meryhew...

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RCW 71.05 Behavioral Health Disorders (10.21.22)

Activity ID # 1220875 Video Password: WDA 1.0 Law and Legal Credits, .5 Ethics Credits. Materials: PowerPoint Public Safety Committee Analysis 1310 HBA PS 21 Police Terror Against the Mentally Ill WSBA Standards for Indigent Defen...

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Strengthening Advocacy for Survivors of Family and Intimate Partner Violence in Dependency Court Cases

Activity ID # 1218736 Video Password: WDA Presented by Evangeline Sutton and D’Adre Cunningham. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. PowerPoint Presentation Handout: DCYF-DV-Guide  

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Understanding the Standards of Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (09.09.22)

Activity ID # 1216966 Video Password: WDA Presented by Attorney Jonathan Rands. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. Materials: Click here for part 1 of the supplementary materials. Click here for part 2 of the supplementary materials.

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The Vile Truth About Expired Vials (7.22.22)

Activity ID# 1213445 Video Password: WDA Presented by Dustin Howie, Attorney with Spokane City Public Defender. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit PowerPoint Presentation

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Opposing Delayed Competency Evaluations and Restoration (06.08.22)

Activity ID # 1210077 Video Password: WDA Presented by Kari Reardon and Magda Baker. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. Supplementary Materials: Folders: Oppose More Time Dissmiss Due to Delays Equal Protection Motions and Orders for Compe...

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Competency in Courts of Limited Jurisdiction: Fighting for Dismissal (06.01.22)

Activity ID # 1209596 Video Password: WDA Presented by Kari Reardon and Magda Baker. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit.  

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Intersectionality of Housing and Court- What Public Defenders Need to Know (05.27.22)

Activity ID # 1209384 Video Password: WDA Presented by Hong Tran with King County Department of Public Defense. 1.0 Law and Legal Credits. PowerPoint Presentation

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Dependency Virtual Trials: Pitfalls and Promise of Online Trials (05.13.22)

Activity ID # 1208300 Video Password: WDA Dependency Virtual Trials: Pitfalls and Promise of Online Trials, presented by Jason Johnson, Pierce County Department of Assigned Counsel. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. PowerPoint Presentatio...

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