(Recorded June 19, 2020)

Training Description: Following the Nevada Supreme Court’s recent decision in Valdez-Jimenez v. Eighth Judicial District Court, when can you impose bail? When should you impose bail? How can you determine the likelihood of a defendant’s appearance while tending to the safety of your community? What purpose does bail serve? Join Justice James Hardesty, Judge Diana Sullivan, Judge Mason Simons, and Judge Kevin Higgins as the panel discusses bail in Nevada, 48/72 hour rules, and pending and developing court rules.

Who Should Attend: This course is designed primarily for all Nevada limited jurisdiction judges; however, court staff are invited to attend as well.

Faculty: Justice James Hardesty, Supreme Court of Nevada
               Chief Judge Kevin Higgins, Sparks Justice Court
                Judge Mason Simons, Elko Justice and Municipal Courts
                Judge Diana Sullivan, Las Vegas Justice Court

Continuing Education Credit: 1.5 CLE/CJE (Certificate of Attendance required to receive continuing legal/judicial education credit). NOTE: CLE credit for this course is approved through December 31, 2023 and will then be stale dated.