OPAA JUVENILE PROSECUTOR TRAINING - 2015
Frank B. Willis Government Building, Delaware, Ohio October 1, 2015
This one day training will be geared toward the juvenile prosecutor, but all are welcome to attend. Unfortunately, due to venue space limitations, attendance is limited to 75 attendees so register early!
9:00 - 10:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
10:00 - 11:00 Juvenile Case Law and Legislative Update
An overview of recent case law affecting the prosecution of juveniles. We will discuss delinquency, traffic, abuse, neglect and dependency cases, custody and malpractice issues. We will also look at the current and recently passed legislation that affects the juvenile prosecutor.
Judge David A. Hejmanowski
11:00 - 11:15 Break
11:15 - 11:45 Juvenile Sex Offender Registration
Discussion will include a review of the current juvenile sexual offender registration scheme, conducting both discretionary and mandatory classification hearings, and court review of juvenile classifications. Petitions for reclassification and/or declassification will also be discussed. Victim and community notification as well as PRQJORs will also briefly be discussed.
Jeanne M. Newkirk, Assistant Prosecutor
11:45 - 12:15 Reverse Bindovers, Specifications, and DYS Commitments
Discussion will include a review of reverse bindover statute, including recent case law and stipulations available. Additional discussion will include DYS commitments, specifications, and judicial release.
Chris Clark, Assistant Prosecutor
12:15 - 1:15 Lunch
1:15 - 2:15 Prosecuting With Help From The Stored Communications Act: What Are The Kids Up To???
Juvenile offenders use mobile phones, laptop computers, and network servers in the course of everyday life, and fortunately, while committing their crimes. In some cases, computers provide the means of committing crime. In other cases, computers merely serve as convenient storage devices for evidence of crime. Indeed, virtually every class of crime can involve some form of digital evidence. The dramatic increase in computer-related crime requires prosecutors and law enforcement agents to understand how to obtain electronic evidence stored in computers. Electronic records such as computer network logs, email, word processing files, and image files increasingly provide the government with important (and sometimes essential) evidence in criminal cases. This presentation will provide prosecutors with systematic guidance that can help them understand the legal issues that arise when they seek electronic evidence in criminal investigations. The Stored Communications Act, 18 U.S.C.§§ 2701-2712, governs how investigators and prosecutors can obtain stored account records and contents from network service providers, including Internet service providers (“ISPs”), telephone companies, and cell phone service providers. Brian M. McDonough, Assistant United States Attorney
Northern District of Ohio
2:15 - 2:30 Break
2:30 - 3:30 Juvenile Discovery Issues - Juvenile Rule 24 or Criminal Rule 16?
Discussion will include a review of Criminal Rule 16 and Juvenile Rule 24. There will be a comparison between how these two rules are similar and how the two rules are different. We will also discuss some basic theories behind why it is appropriate to have different discovery rules for some Juvenile matters.
Lisa A. Long, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney
OPAA HAS REQUESTED 4.0 HOURS OF CLE TRAINING CREDITS FOR THIS ONE DAY TRAINING
The member registration fee of $75.00 covers all materials, continental breakfast, lunch, and refreshments at breaks. Non-member fee is $150.
NOTE: If any registrant has special dietary needs, contact Delores at
614-221-1266, so that advance arrangements can be made.