Criminal Law Webinars

December 11, 2015

$75 (Private Assigned Counsel, Contract Attorneys and ALL other Non-IDS or State Employees) 

$0 (IDS State Employees ONLY)


Winter Criminal Law Webinar: Case and Legislative Update

The Winter and Summer Criminal Law webinars are offered annually.  They cover recent criminal law decisions issued by the North Carolina appellate courts and U.S. Supreme Court and highlight significant criminal law legislation enacted by the North Carolina General Assembly. School of Government criminal law faculty members John Rubin and Alyson Grine will discuss a wide range of issues affecting felony and misdemeanor cases in the North Carolina state courts. Webinar participants will be able to ask questions online, in real time.

For recorded versions of previous criminal law webinars please visit our online training page.

For information about other indigent defense education courses, visit our Indigent Defense Education site.


This webinar is open to public defenders, private attorneys who do or are interested in doing indigent criminal defense work, and other court actors who handle criminal cases.


This webinar will offer approximately 90 minutes of general continuing legal education (CLE) credit and qualifies for NC State Bar Criminal Law Specialization Credit. As it is a live broadcast, the webinar is *not* subject to the 6-hour per year credit limit for computer-based CLE.

Webinar participants who do not watch the entire webinar must fill out and submit a PARTIAL CREDIT CERTIFICATION FORM within one week of the webinar.


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Course materials



Teaching methods

Online presentation/discussion


1:30-3:00pm (90 minutes)

Site information

Internet only

Online information

This webinar will be broadcast live over the Internet. It's easy to participate — all you need is a computer, a high-speed Internet connection, and Adobe Flash Media Player. Webinar participants will see PowerPoint slides, listen to live audio, ask questions of the presenters, and "chat" with other webinar participants, all in real time.

For recorded versions of previous criminal law webinars please visit our online training page

If you would like to participate in or learn more about the webinar, please read these WEBINAR INSTRUCTIONS.

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