News Coverage: One Lawyer. Five Years. 3,802 Cases. How Detroit’s Indigent Defense System Fails Poor Defendants

News Coverage: Eli Hager, One Lawyer. Five Years. 3,802 Cases. How Detroit’s Indigent Defense System Fails Poor Defendants. The Marshall Project.org, Aug. 1, 2019. In Detroit, court-appointed lawyers for the poor are encouraged to take on large caseloads at the expense of their clients, a new report says.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s