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Cutting Edge Civil Rights Issues: Police Misconduct, Homeless Rights, and Prisoners’ Rights

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Date Published

November 16, 2017

Publisher

Washington State Association for Justice

Subjects

Civil Rights

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Summary

Cutting Edge Civil Rights Issues:
Police Misconduct, Homeless Rights, and Prisoners' Rights
Civil Rights CLE with Deskbook Update

Chairpersons: Jay Krulewitch & Ada Wong
Deskbook Editor: Nathan Roberts
November 16, 2017
4.0 Law & Legal Credits
Motif Hotel, Seattle
11:50-12:00 Welcome and Opening
Chairpersons: Jay Krulewitch, Seattle Attorney and Ada Wong, Mountlake Terrace Attorney
12:00-1:00 Judicial Panel Discussion: Tips from the Bench
Judge Stephanie Arend, Pierce Co. Superior Court and Senior Judge John C. Coughenour, U.S. District, Justice Faith Ireland, Ret.
1:00-1:15 Case Selection & Investigation
Jay Krulewitch, Seattle Attorney
1:15-1:30 Break 1:30-2:00 Investigation & Discovery in Police Shooting Cases: Lessons Learned from Thomas v. City of Lakewood, et. Al.
Tiffany Cartwright, Seattle Attorney
2:00-2:25 Qualified Immunity on Summary Judgement
Darryl Parker, Seattle Attorney
2:25-2:50 The Government Cannot Steal from You Even if You Are Homeless
Peter Fels, Vancouver Attorney and Moloy Good, Vancouver Attorney
2:50-3:15 How to Prove Compensatory and Punitive Damages in a Police Misconduct Case
Mary Anderson, Bothell Attorney
3:15-3:30 Break
3:30-3:50 When is Denial of Medical Care a Constitutional Violation?
Nathan Roberts, Tacoma Attorney
3:50-4:15 Jail Death Litigation: Overview, Issues and Pitfalls
Ed Budge, Seattle Attorney
4:15-4:30 Q & A

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Presenters

Mary Anderson

Mary Anderson is a tenacious attorney that assists home owners in the fight to save their houses from the banks through... Read More

Hon. Stephanie Arend

STEPHANIE A. AREND was appointed by Governor Locke to Pierce County Superior Court, Department 12, on September 8, 1999.... Read More

Ed S. Budge

Ed Budge is a Seattle-based trial attorney who has been practicing law since 1994. Ed focuses primarily on civil rights cases... Read More

Tiffany Mae Cartwright

Tiffany Cartwright is an attorney at MacDonald Hoague & Bayless, where she focuses on civil rights and employment... Read More

Hon. John C. Coughenour

Judge John C. Coughenour was raised in the Midwest and earned his law degree from the University of Iowa in 1966. After a... Read More

Peter Fels

Peter Fels was admitted to the Oregon Bar in 1978 and worked for Oregon Legal Services Corp. from 1979 to 1992. He was... Read More

Moloy Good

Moloy Good founded the Good Law Clinic in January of 2017 in order to provide high quality legal services to traditionally... Read More

Hon. Faith Ireland, (Ret.)

Faith Ireland retired from the Washington Supreme Court in 2005 and began her private practice in mediation, strategic legal... Read More

Jay H. Krulewitch

Mr. Krulewitch has labored in the trenches as a trial attorney for almost a quarter century in the Seattle-King County area.... Read More

Darryl Parker
Civil Rights Justice Center, PLLC

Darryl Parker is an experienced employment, personal injury, and civil rights attorney who has been practicing law and... Read More

Nathan P. Roberts
Connelly Law Offices

Nate Roberts is a trial lawyer who represents real, everyday people as they work to hold corporations and government... Read More

Ada Wong

Ada K. Wong is the owner of AKW LAW, P.C., with offices in Washington and California. She is licensed to practice in... Read More

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Cutting Edge Civil Rights Issues: Police Misconduct, Homeless Rights, and Prisoners’ Rights - Paper
Judicial Panel Discussion: Tips from the Bench - Video
Case Selection & Investigation - Video
Investigation & Discovery in Police Shooting Cases: Lessons Learned from Thomas v. City of Lakewood, et. Al. - Video
Qualified Immunity on Summary Judgement - Video
The Government Cannot Steal from You Even if You Are Homeless - Video
How to Prove Compensatory and Punitive Damages in a Police Misconduct Case - Video
When is Denial of Medical Care a Constitutional Violation? - Video
Jail Death Litigation: Overview, Issues and Pitfalls - Video
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