General Law

Competent to Stand Trial?

Issues Related to California Penal Code 1368 & 1370

This Presentation Will Cover:
~ The Statutory Framework of 1368 et seq.
Before the doubt:
~ The Prosecutor’s Role in Competency Proceedings.
~ Defense Counsel’s Role: Identifying Competency Issues/Representing the Incompetent Client.
After the doubt:
~ Placement: Outpatient, Jail Based Competency, and State Hospitals
~ Restoration Proceedings: Medication, Treatment, and Non-Restorability.


Anne Masterson
Chief Deputy District Attorney
Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office
Emily Mann, LMFT
California Forensic Medical Group, Inc.
Alexa Stone, LCSW
Behavioral Health Clinician
Sonoma County Department of Health Services
Lynne Stark-Slater
Chief Deputy Public Defender
Sonoma County Public Defender’s Office

Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Time: Check-In: 11:45 am; Presentation: 12:00—1:00 pm

Presenter(s):
Anne Masterson, Chief Deputy District Attorney
Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office

Alexa Stone, LCSW, Behavioral Health Clinician
Sonoma County Department of Health Services

Emily Mann, LMFT
California Forensic Medical Group, Inc.

Lynne Stark-Slater, Chief Deputy Public Defender
Sonoma County Public Defender’s Office

Place: SCBA Office, 111 Santa Rosa Ave., Ste. 222, Santa Rosa, CA 95404.
NOTE: Parking for this seminar is ONLY available in the Public Parking Garage at 555 First Street.
Do not park in the parking lot at 111 Santa Rosa Avenue.

MCLE: 1.0 Unit Participatory Credit in General Law

Registration Fee: $60–SCBA Members; $75–Public;

Student: $20 (The student discount is now available online for SCBA Student Members. Students who are not members of SCBA may utilize the student discount by downloading the registration form and submitting it with proof of current enrollment to the SCBA Offices. For more information on becoming a member of SCBA, please contact Susan Demers at (707) 542-1190 ext. 18.)

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