Saturday, September 22, 2007

symposium on plain-language jury instructions

Jury_box Washburn University School of Law will host its second Writing to Win Symposium on Plain Language Jury Instructions in Topeka, Kansas, April 6-8, 2008. The keynote speaker is the Honorable Carol Corrigan, Associate Justice of the California Supreme Court., who chaired the California Judicial Council Task Force on Jury Instructions from 1997 to 2005.  Justice Corrigan is one of the three California justices who recently received the 2007 LWI/ALWD Golden Pen Award for California's Plain-Language Jury Instructions.

If you would like to make a presentation at the symposium, send your proposal by October 15, 2007. Click here for information on submitting proposals: Download washburnsymposium_rfp.pdf .

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