Join the Marijuana Law Section for a one-day seminar covering must-know topics for the criminal law attorney in the era of recreational marijuana. Attendees will gain a basic understanding of the MRTMA and how it impacts Michigan criminal law, including OWI, and will be eligible for five Michigan Indigent Defense Commission CLE credits.
Cost: Marijuana Law Section Members-$59; Other registrants-$79; registered for the UMLI-$59
8:45 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Overview of the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act/ Current marijuana-related crimes and civil infractions in Michigan
John Fraser, Allison Arnold, and Bernard Jocuns
10:20 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. OWI in the era of recreational marijuana
Ken Stecker, Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan
11:30 a.m. MRTMA hot topics and Q and A with panel
John Fraser, Allison Arnold, Bernard Jocuns, and Ken Stecker
Noon Lunch on your own
1:30 p.m. Michigan marijuana case law update
2:30-3:30 p.m. Issue spotting search and seizure in narcotics cases with consideration of MRTMA
Daniel Grow and Bruce Block
Hotel Accommodations: Book your room by May 14, 2019.
Every evening at Grand Hotel is a special occasion! After 6:30 p.m., guests are required to wear their finest: dress slacks and suit coat worn with a tie, or a skirt and blouse, dress, or pantsuit. This applies for all areas inside the hotel with the exception of the Cupola Bar where resort casual dress is always acceptable. During the day resort casual or business clothing is appropriate; no jeans. Children 12 years and older are expected to follow the same dress code as adults.
Ferry to the Island
Shepler’s Ferry is offering a discounted rate of $19 for adults and $10 for children 5–12 (under 5 free) for UMLI attendees. To receive the discount, identify yourself with the State Bar of Michigan at the ticket window or purchase your tickets online using the code STATEBAR19 for both adult and child discounts.Parking is $5 per night offsite (with free shuttle service) or $25 per night onsite at the dock. They no longer offer valet parking. Mackinaw City Dock: 556 E Central Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701; St. Ignace Dock: 601 N State St, St. Ignace, MI 49781. Ferry schedule.
Star Line Ferry is also offering a discounted rate of $19 for adults and $10 for children ages 5–12 (under 5 free) for UMLI attendees. To receive the discount, identify yourself with the State Bar of Michigan at the ticket window or purchase your tickets online using the code SBM19. Valet parking is available. Parking prices for the 2019 season have not yet been set. Mackinaw City Dock: 801 S Huron St, Mackinaw City, MI 4970; St. Ignace Dock: 587 N State St, St. Ignace, MI 49781. Ferry schedule.