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Hilton New York
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York City
The Frye and Lafler Decisions: Effective
Assistance of Counsel Before Entering the Courtroom—In March 2012,
the Supreme Court jointly decided Missouri v. Frye__U.S.__, 132 S. Ct.
1399 (2012) and Lafler v. Cooper __U.S.__, 132 S. Ct. 1376 (2012);
holding that plea negotiations were a critical state of the criminal
proceedings, requiring effective assistance of counsel. This program
will analyze these important issues, consider the federal rule in light
of New York’s Constitution, and challenge the attendees to
consider different consequences and scenarios where these cases may be
utilized in seeking relief for your client.
Under New York’s MCLE rule, this program
has been approved for a total of 3.0 MCLE credit hours in Areas
of Professional Practice. This program will not qualify for
newly admitted attorneys because it is not a basic practical skills
Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities: NYSBA welcomes participation by individuals with disabilities. NYSBA is committed to complying with all applicable laws that prohibit discrimination against individuals on the basis of disability in the full and equal enjoyment of its goods, services, programs, activities, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodations. To request auxiliary aids or services or if you have any questions regarding accessibility, please
contact Kathy Heider at 800-582-2452 or email@example.com.
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