Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

The mission of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers is to foster the integrity, independence and expertise of criminal defense lawyers; to support the criminal defense community through education and the exchange of information; to promote the fair and just administration of criminal justice; and to ensure due process and defend the rights secured by law for all persons accused of crime.

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News & Information

New CLE videos now available

May and June webinars are now available on demand.

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LEAD program expands north of Seattle to Snohomish County

MyNorthwest: It’s been on Snohomish County prosecutor Adam Cornell’s wish list for some time to expand the LEAD program to his county.

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Washington Supreme Court issues order extending the court closure

The order was issued on May 29, 2020 and is available here.

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Cross Examination of the Reid Technique Jul 17, 2020 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — Webinar
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DOJ secretly undermines its policy to release low risk offenders during pandemic https://t.co/2GjMyYOr2e

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