Published on: Thursday, January 4, 2018

In an article titled Providing Equal Justice Through Training¸ the United States Courts’ judiciary news spotlights the Training Division’s Hotline and other efforts to further the right to effective assistance of counsel by providing training programs, webinars, and other resources to attorneys appointed under the Criminal Justice Act.  The Hotline is staffed by criminal defense practitioners who are experienced in federal trial and appellate litigation. 

A list of the Training Division's more than than forty training events and conferences planned for FY 2018 is available here.  For access to past program materials and videos, criminal defense topics, litigation support, and upcoming capital trainings, visit