Regional Grand Jury Training Seminars

California Grand Jurors’ Association
Regional Training Seminars


CGJA will offer three two-day regional training seminars in 2018:

Tuesday and Wednesday, July 17 and 18 in Sacramento

Monday and Tuesday, July 23 and 24 in Redding

Tuesday and Wednesday, July 31 and August 1 in Visalia

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

The seminars will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end by 4:00 p.m. both days

The cost is $100 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; the basic principles of writing grand jury reports; and a workshop on grand jury collegiality.


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 $119 per night plus tax and fees, if booked by July 1, 2018


Redding, July 23 and 24

Holiday Inn and Convention Center

1900 Hilltop Drive, Redding, Ca 96002 (530) 221-7500

Special room rate $93 per night plus tax and fees, if booked by July 13, 2018, group code GUR


Visalia, July 31 and August 1

Wyndham Hotel Visalia

9000 West Airport Drive, Visalia, Ca 93277 (559) 651-5000

Special room rate $84 per night plus tax and fees, if booked by July 22, 2018, ask for the Grand Jurors rate.