California Grand Jurors’ Association
Regional Training Seminars


 
‚ÄčCGJA will offer three regional training seminars in 2017:

July 17 and 18 in Sacramento
July 20 and 21 in Redding
July 25 and 26 in Visalia


(See below for information on each location and hotel room rates)

The seminars will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. both days.

The cost is $95 per person for the seminar and training materials.

Coffee and light snacks will be provided in the morning only. Lunch is not included, but will be available in the hotel or at nearby restaurants.


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Program Description:

This two-day seminar provides grand jurors and alternates the knowledge and skills required to perform their basic civil oversight functions as grand jurors. Topics include grand jury law; local government structure and governance; legal topics such as how to avoid defamation, the grand jury’s legal advisors, and the transparency and ethics laws that apply to all local governments; how to conduct grand jury investigations and interviews; and the basic principles of writing grand jury reports. Workshops on grand jury collegiality, continuity, and detention facility inspections are also offered.

Hotel Information

CGJA has reserved a block of rooms at a special rate for those wanting to spend the
night. Attendees should contact the hotel directly to make a reservation prior to the
cutoff date. When making a reservation, be sure to ask for the California Grand Jurors’
Association (CGJA) special rate. Do not book through the Internet.



Sacramento, July 17 and 18
Crowne Plaza Sacramento
5321 Date Avenue Sacramento, CA 95815 (916) 338-5800

Special room rate $95 per night plus tax and fees
If booked by July 7, 2017

Redding, July 20 and 21
Holiday Inn and Convention Center
1900 Hilltop Drive, Redding, CA 96002 (530) 221-7500

Special room rate $92 per night plus tax and fees
If booked by July 15, 2017

Visalia, July 25 and 26
Wyndham Hotel Visalia
9000 West Airport Dr, Visalia, CA 93277 (559) 651-5000

Special room rate $81 per night plus tax and fees
If booked by July 17, 2017