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BJS Special Report: Defense Counsel in Criminal Cases (NCJ 179023)

This report examines issues of legal representation for defendants in Federal district court and large state courts, and inmates in local jails and Federal and State prison. It briefly describes types of publicly financed programs available to both Federal and local defendants.
Release Year: 
2000
Author: 
Caroline Wolf Harlow (U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics)
Updated October 20, 2014