Criminal Law MCLE Meeting
Speaker: Sarah Toney - The Toney Law Firm LLC, and Robert V. Deters - Harter & Schottland, PC
Topic Summary: Sarah will discuss the legalization of marijuana in Illinois and the laws on DUI Drugs in IL, and how they will test for people impaired by marijuana. Robert will present a summation of changes to Illinois DUI laws in regard to cannabis, where current research and science is on DUI's and cannabis.
What You Will Learn By Attending This Presentation:
1. Highlight changes to Illinois laws since 2017 regarding DUI's and cannabis.
2. Learn where NHTSA and scientists are at in the field of researching how to properly investigate cannabis based DUI's.
3. Discuss legal challenges facing the State of Illinois and defense practitioners in light of the statutory changes.
Time: 11:45am to 1:00pm.
Location: Attorney Resource Center (Third Floor of the DuPage County Courthouse)
Credits: 1.0 MCLE
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Questions? Please contact staff liaison, Maria Pineiro at mpineiro@ or 630-653-7779.
Electronic handouts will be provided in advance; no paper handouts will be distributed.
If you register and are unable to attend, please contact the DCBA office at 630-653-7779 so we can cancel your registration.