Indigent Defense

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ABA Public Defense Summit
Misdemeanor Public Defense: Defending in the Wild West

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Saturday, May 30, 2020
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Past Events and Materials

Ethical Considerations and Best Practices When Representing Low Income and Vulnerable Individuals:  Clients with Diminished Capacity

December 16, 2019
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Ethical Duties of Prosecutors in Negotiating Plea Bargains in Misdemeanor Cases
September 9, 2019

A Conversation on Bail Reform

August 26, 2019
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Bail Reform Litigation: Past, Present and Future

January 31, 2019—3:30 p.m. (ET)
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2018 Summit on Public Defense
April 20, 2018—Chicago, IL
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2017 Summit on Public Defense
February 4, 2017—Miami, FL
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