Surviving the Stand: How to Testify in a Child Sexual Abuse Case
Thursday, September 24, 2020
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3:00–4:30pm EDT; 2:00–3:30pm CDT; 1:00–2:30pm MDT; 12:00–1:30pm PDT; 11:00–12:30pm AKDT; 9:00–10:30am HAST

This webinar is hosted by Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

How do you escape traps on cross-examination? How can you avoid them? Can you recover from mistakes in testimony? This workshop will equip multidisciplinary team members with practical tools and tactical insight to succeed in the stressful environment of courtroom testimony. The presentation includes multimedia components and integration of hypotheticals to illustrate principles, and will include practical, concrete tips for testifying and interacting with judges, juries, and defense attorneys. Specific strategies for case preparation, recovering from mistakes on the stand, and surviving cross-examination will be discussed and illustrated.

Register here: https://ojjdp.ojp.gov/events/surviving-stand-how-testify-child-sexual-abuse-case