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Upcoming Drug Prosecution Trainings


Investigating and Prosecuting Drug Cases 
October 18-21, 2016, New Orleans, LA
Draft Agenda | JW Marriott Hotel | Registration Link

Investigating and Prosecuting Drug Cases is a course for the prosecution team: prosecutors, investigators and law enforcement officers who work collaboratively with prosecutors’ offices on these cases. Whether it is an ounce of marijuana, a prescription drug case, or a multimillion dollar shipment of cocaine, this course will assist you in overcoming the challenges in the investigation and prosecution of these cases. You will have an opportunity to learn from seasoned prosecutor faculty members, as well as your colleagues from across the country.

Tentative Subjects Include
Working with a Task Force | The Prescription Drug Case | Managing Juvenile Drug Offenders | Ethics for Investigators and Prosecutors | Working with Confidential Informants | Understanding Addiction | Prescription Drug Cases | Investigation and Prosecution of Meth Amphetamines | Interdiction of Commercial Vehicles | Resources for Prosecutors and Law Enforcement | Gangs and Drugs | Synthetic Drug Prosecution | Wire Intercepts
And more . . .

Tuition, CLE, and Eligibility Information
CLE: Anticipated CLE credits, including at least one Ethics hour, will be approximately 18.

NDAA will apply for CLE credit in Virginia, Ohio, Tennessee and the state in which this course is being held. All other states will require the attorney to self-submit using their uniform certificate of attendance.

Eligibility: Open to lawyers in local, state, tribal, federal and military government attorneys’ offices, paralegals who work in these offices and law enforcement officers who work on narcotics cases.

Course Tuition is $525.00 for Members, which includes admission and course materials, $625 for Non-Members.

NDAA adheres to a policy of non-discrimination in admissions and administration.
The first attendee from an office pays full tuition. Each additional attendee from the same office will receive a $50 discount. Please contact Project Coordinator Stephanie Turner at (703.519.1652) for more information.

Attendees are responsible for all travel expenses.

Venue Information 
New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

Lodging Information
Our Investigating and Prosecuting Drug Cases course in New Orleans on October 18-21 has been so popular that we needed to get an overflow hotel room block.  Overflow rooms are available now at the JW Marriott (across the street from the training hotel) at $156 per night.  The room block closes Wednesday, October 5th, so be sure to make your reservations soon while there is still space available.

The federal per diem rate for October 2016 has been negotiated as the group hotel rate for this event, currently at $156 per night plus taxes and fees.

The JW Marriott’s reservation link is JW Marriott Reservations

Course Schedule: Registration begins at 9am on Tuesday, October 18. Course begins at 9am Tuesday and concludes Friday, October 21 at lunch. For more information, contact Program Director Jennifer White at