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Policing & People with Disabilities Webinar Series: The Intersection of Race, Disability, and Policing

This webinar explores intersections that increase implicit bias and discrimination toward people with disabilities, how the media portrays stories of police misconduct, and how the criminal justice system can be held accountable.

Competency of Individuals With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in the Criminal Justice System: A Call to Action for the Criminal Justice Community

This webinar covers the competency to stand trial process, the differences between competency and the insanity defense, competency evaluation wait times, and the impact that guardianship and supported decision-making have on competency in criminal cases.

The Attorney Client Relationship: Bridging the Gap Between Attorneys, Clients With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, and Their Families

This webinar explores how the Gordo family was able to work with their defense attorney to achieve a modest success and get the charges reduced from a major felony to a misdemeanor.

Getting There: Including Transportation in a Future Plan

This webinar provides information about considering how a person with IDD will access public transportation and what training will be needed to learn to use it as part of planning for the future.

Sex Offenders With Autism Spectrum Disorder

This webinar explores the issue of sexual offenses and people with IDD, with a specific focus on autism and the complicated factors that may lead to offending, including a lack of comprehensive sexual education.