A class-action lawsuit was recently filed in Wisconsin arguing that the state’s shortage of public defenders is creating a constitutional crisis, with low-income defendants experiencing extreme delays in accessing legal […]
The Life of a Rural Public Defender in Wisconsin
Yesterday, we reported about a lawsuit filed this week by a group of criminal defense lawyers who are suing the state of Wisconsin, saying that the lack of public defenders […]
Criminal Defense Lawyers Sue State’s Public Defender Board Over Lack...
A handful of defense lawyers are filing a class action lawsuit against the state, saying some people who have been charged with a crime – and can’t afford a lawyer […]