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Post-Conviction 101 on AHT Cases 25.00 Register Now

Presentation by Shelley Akamatsu, JD, Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, ADA County Prosecutor’s Office (Boise, ID, USA) at the National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome's Sixteenth International Conference on SBS/AHT in Orlando, Florida.

After the appeal, a criminal conviction for causing Abusive Head Trauma can be challenged when the offender files a civil case in state court alleging his trial attorney was ineffective or his constitutional rights were otherwise violated. We will discuss the basics of how to successfully defend an AHT post-conviction case in state court.