The Ethics and Causes of Wrongful Convictions
CLE sponsored by Delta Theta Phi and the Innocence Project of Minnesota
Date & Time:
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
University of St. Thomas School of Law
Join the University of St. Thomas School of Law chapter of Delta Theta Phi and the Innocence Project of Minnesota on Monday, Nov. 14, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. for a CLE presented by attorney Steve Kaplan.
This CLE examines the professional obligations that prosecutors and defense counsel have under prevailing ABA standards, Rules of Professional Conduct, and Supreme Court decisions applicable to serious criminal case prosecutions. The course also outlines the known causes of wrongful convictions, why they occur either purposely or inadvertently, and what can be done to prevent them.