Lights, Camera, Action! This one and half day program will examine the DRE process as it relates to cannabis and prescription drugs.  It will include a live side by side DRE of three dosed subjects.  AND for the first time ever, you can attend via online!!!

Members may register online by clicking here

Non-Members and Public Defenders may register online by clicking here

Thursday January 17, 2019
Time Event Description Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel
6:00 p.m. Attendees’ Cocktail Reception
SEMINAR DAY ONE-Friday January 18, 2019
Time Event Description Presenter
7:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Announcements and Overview William K. Kirk, Dean
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Pulp Fiction: The DRE Overview Anthony D. Palacios & Ron Lloyd
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Morning Break
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Up in Smoke: Cannabis and Cars George L. Bianchi
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. The Perfect Storm: Drug Combinations Dr. Fran Gengo
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Parts Unknown: The Questions the DRE Does Not Want You to Ask Them Dr. Lance A. Platt, Ph.D.
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Twelve Angry Men: Voir Dire in a DRE Case Doug Murphy
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Afternoon Break
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Silver Linings Playbook: Openings in a DRE Case Kimberly J. Benjamin
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Man on Fire: Cross Examination of a DRE Felipe Plascencia
5:00 p.m. Attendees Cocktail Reception – Sponsored by: Scorpion 
SEMINAR DAY TWO-Saturday January 19, 2019
Time Event Description Presenter
7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Announcements William K. Kirk, Dean
8:30 a.m.– 9:30 a.m. LA Confidential: The Ethics of Representing Those Suffering From Addiction Virginia L. Landry
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Back to School: DRE Studies and Your Virtual Forensic Library Bell T. Island
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. The Last Picture Show: Closing Arguments in a DRE Case Donald J. Bartell
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. To Live and Die in LA: Live DRE Examinations Anthony D. Palacios, Ron Lloyd & Dr. Lance A. Platt, Ph.D.
1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. The Last Samurai: Closing Argument Demonstration Donald J. Bartell
1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Giveaways and Conclude

Registration Fees:

Live

  • NCDD Member – $575
  • Non-Member – $750
  • Public Defender (Individual) – $250

Live Streaming

  • NCDD Member – $525
  • Non-Member – $700
  • Public Defender Agency – $500

Members may register online by clicking here

Non-Members and Public Defenders may register online by clicking here