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Right to an Attorney? Not Always in Some States

By Sarah Breitenbach Published on pewtrusts.org on April 11, 2016 Excerpt: “Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has called insufficient criminal defense for indigent people a national crisis, and the Justice Department has investigated constitutional violations in representation. There is a lack of funding for public defense in every state, according to Colette Tvedt of the