Regional Grand Jury Training Seminars

California Grand Jurors’ Association
Regional Training Seminars


July 16-17, 2019, in Sacramento, CA

July 22-23, 2019, in Redding, CA

July 30-31, 2019, in Visalia, CA


Registration Form (Coming Soon)


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:

Workshop Dates: July 16-17, 2019, in Sacramento at the Crown Plaza Hotel, 5321 Date Avenue, Sacramento, CA (916) 338-5800 or (877) 507-0054.  Special room rate $119 per night plus tax and fees; cutoff date June 30, 2019.

Workshop Dates: July 22-23, 2019, in Redding at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center, 1900 Hilltop Drive, Redding, CA (530) 221-7500.  Special room rate $95 per might plus tax and fees; cutiff date July 12, 2019.

Workshop Dates: July 30-31, 2019, in Visaliaat the Wyndham Hotel, 9000 W. Airport Drive, Visalia, CA (559) 651-5000.  Special room rate $84 per night plus tax and fees; cutoff date July 21, 2019, Group Code CGJ.

CGJA will reserve 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 unless otherwise indicated.