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Public defenders’ firings in protested amid bail reform push in Montgomery County

The National Legal Aid & Defender Association and the American Council of Chief Defenders have condemned the firings.
By The Associated Press


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ACLU ends longstanding public defense case, says larger issues persist

Most counties "simply do not provide anywhere near the necessary funding to run a constitutionally-adequate public defender office."
By Katie Meyer

In Philadelphia, a community-based program teaches defendants how to help themselves

Part V of the Keystone Crossroads series: No Justice for All -- Pennsylvania's Unequal Access to Adequate Public Defense
By Annette John-Hall/Keystone Crossroads

Interactive map: a county-by-county look at spending on public defense in Pennsylvania

Part VI of the Keystone Crossroads series: No Justice for All -- Pennsylvania's Unequal Access to Adequate Public Defense
By Keystone Crossroads Staff Report

With private money fueling fight against drug crime in Blair County, public defenders feel squeezed

Part IV of the Keystone Crossroads series: No Justice for All -- Pennsylvania's Unequal Access to Adequate Public Defense
By Min Xian/WPSU
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