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Stephen J. Meyer Presentations

Arson: Fighting Fire with Science (Article)
Criminal Justice Magazine, Winter 2014, Volume 24
by Stephen J. Meyer and Caitlin Plummer

U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, CJA Training

The Inside Story on Sentencing in the Western District (December 13, 2002)
Selected Evidentiary Issues: Rule 608 (October 20, 1998)
Federal Rules of Evidence (January 11, 1996)
Federal Rules of Evidence (September 9, 1994)

U.S. Courts, Defender Services Division, Chicago, Illinois,

Strategies for Success in Federal Criminal Defense Practice (July 6-8, 1995)

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin

Fighting Forensic Testimony: Is It Fake News? (August 30, 2017)
Sentencing Guidelines: Overview and Application (December 13, 1989)

State Bar of Wisconsin

Educating and Litigating: Can’t Trust the Message - False Confessions (June 20, 2003)
Other Wrongs and Character Evidence in Civil Trials (April, 2002)
Defending the State Court Drug Case - A Primer (September 20, 1994)

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Problem Solving Courts in Wisconsin (August 1, 2008)

Wisconsin Newspaper Association

Improving Public Trust in the Court System (February 4, 2005)

Leadership Council of Greater Madison

Criminal Justice in Dane County (December 8, 2005 and December 7, 2006)

Wisconsin State Public Defender

Public Defender Training Program, DNA: It’s Future Use in Wisconsin ( February 4, 1994, December 1, 1993, September 23, 1993)

Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (WACDL)

Fighting Forensic Testimony: Is It Fake News? (August 27, 2018)
Judging and Lawyering: Contemporary Ethics Issues Do’s and Don’ts for Judges: A Trial Lawyer’s Perspective (December 6, 2008)
Positively Fifth Street: Rules of Evidence to Keep your Client from going up the River (June 7, 2007)
Innovative Techniques in Cross-Examining Child Witnesses in Sexual Assault Prosecutions (June 21, 2001)
The Trial of a Sexual Assault Case (May 10 and 11, 1991)
Federal Criminal Practice (October 5, 1990)
Pretrial Motions-Defense of Vehicular Injury and Homicide Cases (May 4, 1989)

Criminal Defense Lawyers of Dane County:

The Privatization of Public Prosecutions: A case study in Arson (January 10, 2012)
Judging and Lawyering: Contemporary Ethics Issues Do’s and Don’ts for Judges: A Trial Lawyer’s Perspective
(January 13, 2009)
Attorney Discipline and Ethical Issues in the New Millennium (September 10, 2002)
Rules of Evidence Update: Admissibility of Other Acts Evidence (March 14, 1996)
Update on State and Federal Forfeitures (June 10, 1992)
Updating Drug Defense Strategies (November 9, 1989)

Dane County Bar Association

Drunk Driving Cases-A Trial Lawyer’s Perspective (November 6, 1985)

LaCrosse County Bar Association

Triage for Criminal Cases in Federal Court (March 15, 2004)

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