Capital Defense Resources
LPDB Guidelines for Capital Defense (2010)
Supplementary Guidelines for the Mitigation Function of Defense Teams in Death Penalty Cases (2008)
American Bar Association Guidelines for the Appointment and Performance of Defense Counsel in Death Penalty Cases (2003)
U.S. Department of Justice Standards for Indigent Defense Systems: Capital Case Representation (2000)
ABA Federal Death Penalty Cases: Recommendations Concerning the Cost and Quality of Defense Representation (1998)
American Journal of Forensic Psychiatry Mental Health Evaluation in Capital Cases: Standards of Practice (1994)
American Bar Association Guidelines for the Appointment and Performance of Defense Counsel in Death Penalty Cases (1989)
The next LPDB meetings and meetings of its committees are listed below and open to the public.
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Scholarships are available to public defenders.
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For Immediate Release - December 9, 2013
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