The Plight of the Indigent Accused in America - An Examination of Alternative Models for Providing Criminal Defense Services to the Poor: Executive Summary (NCJ 98678); Volume I - Complete Descriptive Report (NCJ 98679); Volume II - Policy-Makers' Repo...

This report presents the findings, conclusions, and policy implications of the study of the Role of Private Counsel in Indigent Defense. The study provides practical information on the benefits, limitations, and costs of traditional assigned counsel programs and alternative programs
Release Year: 
1981
Author: 
Nancy Albert-Goldberg, Marshall J. Hartman, William J. Obrien, Pauline Houlden, and Steven Balkin (National Defender Institute)
Updated October 20, 2014