State Government Indigent Defense Expenditures, FY 2008–2012 (NCJ 246684) 

Provides data on state government indigent defense expenditures as well as trends in spending and comparisons with total state government judicial-legal expenditures. The report uses administrative data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Government Finance Survey and is a companion report to the Census Bureau's report, Indigent Defense Services in the United States: A Report Prepared for the Bureau of Justice Statistics.

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Erinn Herberman Ph.D. and Tracey Kyckelhahn, Ph.D., BJS Statisticians
Updated October 20, 2014