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Northern District of Florida
Randolph Murrell, Federal Public Defender

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Panama City

NEW!Now Hiring an Investigator/Mitigation Specialist for our Capital Habeas Unit in Tallahassee (closes 4/30/15)
NEW!Now Hiring an Assistant Federal Public Defender for our Tallahassee Office (closes 4/1/2015)
US District Court  Guide for New Panel Members (275kb) ( revised as of 03/26/14) Adobe Acrobat
Pensacola Redaction Requirements(70kb) Adobe Acrobat
Tallahassee National Litigation Support for CJA Attorneys
Gainesville Recommendations for Electronically Stored Information Discovery Production in Federal Criminal Cases
Panama City Fast Track Policy of the United States Attorney
Revised Local Rules National Litigation Support Blog for Federal/Community Defenders and CJA Practitioners
  Training Videos from Defender Services Training Branch
   Panel Training Information and Materials (March training added 2/12/15)
  Information about previous panel training (handouts and course descriptions)
Ethical Issues for CJA Counsel (28kb) Adobe Acrobat
  Getting Paid: Vouchers for CJA Attorneys, Experts and Transcripts(101kb) Adobe Acrobat
  For the latest sentencing information visit Ohio State University law professor Douglas Berman's Blog, Sentencing Law and Policy
11th Circuit Public Defenders
Middle District of Florida Defender Services Training Branch (Outline of post-Booker decisions, 108 Mitigating Facts, Booker Litigation Strategies, and sample pleadings)
Southern District of Florida
Middle District of Alabama Writing a Sentencing Memorandum, Added 12/19/13
Southern District of Alabama Sample Sentencing Memos, Memo revised 2/7/14
Northern District of Georgia  Concurrent State Sentence - BOP(453kb) Adobe Acrobat (added 6/20/11)

  Get the CJA Panel Newsletter, January 2013(92kb) Adobe Acrobat (added 1/15/13)
  Index of our newsletter, updated 5/10/10 (59kb) Adobe Acrobat
State Court View the archive of our previous newsletters
Florida State Courts NEW!Take a look at our Brief Bank, updated 3/11/15 (219kb) Adobe Acrobat
 Take a look at Useful Points of Federal Law, updated 2/12/15 (1.28MB) Adobe Acrobat
Search the Web Criminal Justice Act Plan for the Northern District of Florida (523kb) 
Google Sample CJA 20 Forms
Sample 1 (573kb) Adobe Acrobat | Sample 2(246kb) Adobe Acrobat
AOL Netscape The Online World & Law Enforcement Frequently Called Numbers
  An Introduction to Federal Guideline Sentencing, 14th Edition, uploaded 8/6/13 (506kb) Adobe Acrobat - Provided and maintained by the Office of the Federal Public Defender, Western District of Texas.
  Eleventh Circuit's 2003 Pattern Jury Instructions (Criminal)
  Federal Links State Links
  Capital Defense Network State Depts. of Corrections w/other State Links
  Federal Bureau of Prisons Florida Government Resources
  Code of Federal Regulations Florida Division of Corporations' Online
  Department of Justice California Defense Investigators Association
  Supreme Court database Miscellaneous
  U.S. Attorney's Manual On-line BLACK BOOK ONLINE
  United States Code Online DMV
  United States Sentencing Commission Language Translation by Yahoo Babelfish
    Language Translation by Google Translate
    CrimeLynx legal resource center for the criminal defense practitioner
  Northern District of Florida CM/ECF Login Jeff Flax's site of legal and investigative sites
The Talking Phone Book
  Legal Information Institute at Cornell University
  Property Appraisals, Amazon, Stockmaster
  Dobson and Brown, P.A . Appraisals, Aerial's, etc..
  Internet Sleuth

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