Celesq® Programs

Pennsylvania's Preliminary Hearing Makes a Comeback

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The United States Supreme Court has long held that the preliminary hearing is a critical stage of a criminal prosecution. In 2017, Commonwealth v. McClelland eviscerated the preliminary hearing. 

This one-hour substantive CLE program will examine the evolution of the preliminary hearing and its slow rebirth as a powerful instrument of due process.

Available in States

  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Complex Litigation
  • Criminal Law & Procedure
  • Federal Courts
  • Florida Eligible
  • In-House Counsel
  • Law Practice Management
  • Litigation & Litigation Skills
  • Litigation and Appeals
  • Other States - Consult Your State Bar
  • Trial Skills