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Indigent Defense Gary Parker: 2003 Champion of Indigent Defense Award Recipient

Indigent Defense-- Gary Parker: 2003 Champion of Indigent Defense Award Recipient Stephen Bright

By Stephen Bright in December 2003
Category: The Champion Magazine
NACDL News: NACDL Sponsors Hill Briefing on Federal Indigent Defense Crisis
Panelists at the Capitol Hill briefing stressed how severe budget cuts are damaging the indigent defense system.
By Ivan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer in September/October 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
NACDL News: NACDL’s Task Force on Federal Indigent Defense Convenes Inaugural Meeting
The newly established NACDL Task Force on Federal Indigent Defense held its first meeting Nov. 25 at the association’s headquarters in Washington, D.C.
By Ivan J. Dominguez in December 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
Indigent Defense
Assistant public defenders have it really tough in the trial courtrooms. These lawyers are typically assigned to large caseloads in which surprises can arise at any time, even when meeting the client for the first time. First meetings can be very tense, and a lawyer must possess the required skills to resolve the tension and seek a favorable solution for the client.
By William P. Wolf in December 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
Indigent Defense

Although budget cuts have crushed morale in public defender offices, attorneys in those offices continue their extraordinary efforts to defend the indigent accused. Peggy Cross-Goldberg and Gregory Geist exemplify these notable efforts.

By Donna Lee Elm in November 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
NACDL News: Jacob Receives Champion of Indigent Defense Award

NACDL News: Jacob Receives Champion of Indigent Defense Award Ivan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer NACDL News: August 2013 13     Jerry J. Cox (left) and Bruce Jacob.   Photo by Ivan Dominguez   Bruce Jacob, dean emeritus and professor of law at Stetson University College of Law, was presented

By Ivan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer in August 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
Indigent Defense in America: A Time of Despair, but a Shining Ray of Hope (Inside NACDL)
Budget cuts have decimated the federal indigent defense system. The Sixth Amendment right to counsel should not be treated as just another line item in a budget. Access to effective assistance of counsel is a constitutionally ordained individual right that provides a vital check on the power of the government.
By Norman L. Reimer in August 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
NACDL News: NACDL Sounds Alarm Over Inadequate Funding of Federal Indigent Defense System
Austerity measures, including sequestration, have placed a disparate burden on America’s federal defender system, with no commensurate reduction in the resources available to the prosecutorial function. Federal public defenders have been forced to lay off and furlough attorneys, close offices, and eliminate training; without significant additional funding, federal defenders will be dangerously overburdened and attorneys who accept court-appointed cases will likely face lengthy delays in payments and significant economic hardship.
By Ivan J. Dominguez and Isaac Kramer in July 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
Nevada Supreme Court Justice Cherry Receives NACDL Champion of Indigent Defense Award (NACDL News)
Nevada Supreme Court Justice Cherry Receives NACDL Champion of Indigent Defense Award (NACDL News)
By Ivan J. Dominguez in January/February 2012
Category: The Champion Magazine
NACDL News: Groundbreaking Report Offers Solutions to America’s Indigent Defense Crisis

NACDL News: Groundbreaking Report Offers Solutions to America’s Indigent Defense Crisis Ivan J. Dominguez NACDL News January/February 2013 12 NACDL and the ABA’s Standing Committee on Legal Aid & Indigent Defendants (ABA/SCLAID) recently released National Indigent Defense Reform: The Solution i

By Ivan J. Dominguez in January/February 2013
Category: The Champion Magazine
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