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Keys to An Effective Preliminary Exam

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Date Published

March 13, 2020


Oakland County Bar Association


Criminal Law


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During this seminar we will examine how to prepare yourself and your client for a preliminary examination. Topics of discussion will include:

  • Defining probable cause
  • Timing and jurisdiction
  • Reasons to waive (or not waive) an exam
  • Adjournment strategies
  • Witness examination
  • Bind-over arguments
Credit will only be valid for the calendar year in which the video is watched. Video cannot be re-watched in order to claim credit in subsequent years.

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Judith S. Gracey

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Video Presentation
Handout 1
Handout 2
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