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Crimcourts Critics Corner : Gideon’s Army

I frequently tell my colleagues at the public defender’s office that they are doing the Lord’s work. They handle many of the toughest criminal cases, and do so while getting paid less than they should: even less than the prosecutors … Continue reading

Gideon’s Army is Screening Tonight at the Miami International Film Festival

Gideon’s Army, the documentary film detailing life in the trenches for several public defenders, is screening tonight at 7 pm at the Miami International Film Festival. Check it out, tell me how it is!

“Gideon’s Army,” a Documentary on Public Defenders Premieres at Sundance

I pay the highest respect to those public defenders- who work for low salaries, while paying off their law school debts, to defend the rights of the poor and downtrodden. These are the people who are the first line of defense for … Continue reading