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Saturday, November 9 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Voir Dire + Race

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The selection of a jury is one of the important components to trying a case, and the role of race in that process cannot be overlooked. Many defenders struggle with developing effective strategies on how to raise issues of racial bias with potential jurors and how to challenge preemptory strikes from prosecutors. This session will provide an in-depth discussion about effective ways to tackle these issues in the courtroom, and attendees will walk away with practical tips to apply to their practice.

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La Mer Kyle-Griffiths

Director of Training and Complex Litigation, Still She Rises
La Mer Kyle-Griffiths is the Director of Training and Complex Litigation at Still She Rises, Tulsa. La Mer has been a lifelong public defender amplifying the voice of the poor in Kentucky, Massachusetts, Washington, Oklahoma, and will soon be the Assistant Public Defender for the... Read More →

Saturday November 9, 2019 1:00pm - 2:30pm EST
Cadillac B 5th Floor