CrimeCon, Citizen Journalists and Investigative Social Media – Considerations in the Age of True Crime Sensationalism


On-Demand Webinar: CrimeCon, Citizen Journalists and Investigative Social Media – Considerations in the Age of True Crime Sensationalism

90-minute presentation 

CrimeCon is an annual event aimed at bringing together the true crime community by featuring the latest cases, scientific techniques, podcasters, doctors, and more. CrimeCon is just one example of how much true crime sensationalism has grown. This genre raises the question: how is society’s seeming infatuation with true crime really impacting our cases?  Pulling from their own experiences, Special Assistant Rachel Smith and Prosecutor Rob Wood explore the potential implications of true crime sensationalism and offer suggestions about how to limit negative legal impacts . This is a webinar you will not want to miss!


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This course was originally recorded on July 6, 2023.

NDAA is not responsible for accrediting or reporting CLE credits for this on-demand webinar. Members are responsible for ensuring their state accepts self-applications for self-study CLE credits. 

At some point during this presentation, a CLE verification poll will be launched; please make note of the verification code. You will be asked to provide the code prior to receiving the CLE Uniform Certificate of Attendance. We will save the results if state bar associations need proof of participation. 

Upon completion of your on-demand course, you will be able to access a CLE Uniform Certificate of Attendance for the recording. If your state accepts self-study credits, you can submit this certificate directly to your state bar. NDAA does not accredit recorded content or report on-demand CLE for this webinar. 

Attendees must self-submit this course for approval in their home state. All attorneys are responsible for any fees associated with CLE filing. Attorneys seeking CLE credit should contact their state bar associations for more information. General questions or additional information regarding CLE credit can be directed to


Recorded 07/06/2023  |  90 minutes
Recorded 07/06/2023  |  90 minutes
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1.50 General credits  |  Certificate available
1.50 General credits  |  Certificate available