Skip to Content

Tag Archive:

social justice

“Gideon at 50″ Works to Ensure 6th Amendment Rights

“Public defenders are punching above their weight every day.”   As a result, there is a lack of consistent application of the 6th Amendment right to counsel for defendants across the country.   Due to numerous reasons, including under-funding for the public defense system, many defendants are not provided with legal representation.  This results in a higher  Continue Reading »