Education & Training

Capital Litigation Initiative: Crime Scene to Courtroom Forensics Training Live Seminar

Forensic Science Training for Capital Litigators

Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs
Phoenix, Arizona
June 12 & 13, 2017

The National Clearinghouse for Science, Technology and Law (NCSTL) at Stetson University College of Law welcomes you to Capital Litigation Initiative: Crime Scene to Courtroom Forensics Training, a two-day live seminar in Phoenix, Arizona. This two-day seminar focuses on issues in forensic science including, but not limited to:

  • Forensic Science 101
  • Forensic Report Wording and Statistics
  • Digital Forensic Technologies
  • Challenging Evidence: Methodologies and Development of Optimal Strategies
  • Forensic Science Research
  • Forensics after the NAS report
  • Discovery Material
  • Expert Witness
  • Preparing for Trial

Seminar Materials

Materials for the seminar include:


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The seminar took place at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, Arizona on June 12 - 13, 2017.

This seminar is intended for defense attorneys and prosecutors who actively try capital cases, and is open to attorneys who practice in the following states: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Utah, and Wyoming.

Funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Capital Litigation Initiative: Crime Scene to Courtroom Forensics Training

This project was supported by Grant No. 2015-CP-BX-K006 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.