CJA Resources

CJA Seminar 2019

2019 Seminar Agenda

The Fourth Amendment and Third Party Doctrine After Carpenter

Cell Phone Discovery Practices and Strategies

Making A Case for Bail

Appellate Update: 2018 Third Circuit And Supreme Court Cases, and the Ethics of Objecting to Lay Opinion Testimony

Past Seminar Materials

2018 Seminar Materials

2017 Seminar Materials

2016 Seminar Materials

Other Resources

U.S. Sentencing Guidelines and Appellate Update Powerpoint Presentation Sentencing Commission - 2016 Proposed Amendments to Definition of Crime of Violence

Sentencing Commission - 2016 Proposed Amendments to Sentencing Guidelines

Circuitwide CJA Policies effective Jan 1 2016

CJA Panel Application Information

Criminal Defense Manual - (D.N.J. 2010) - A Practical Guide to Federal Criminal Defense in the District of New Jersey

An Introduction to Federal Sentencing, Fourteenth Edition (2012) - A paper providing an overview of the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, to facilitate gaining a Working Knowledge of Guideline Sentencing.

Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions: Padilla v. Kentucky - Office of Immigration Litigation, US DOJ, Civil Division

Tips on the Bureau of Prisons

Defender Services Office Training Division



Helpful Forms

Pretrial Services Forms (Standing Order Regarding Passports)

Presentence Investigation Forms (including Form 1, release forms, and financial worksheets)

Supervised Release Forms (including logs, travel requests, and monthly supervision reports)