Case: Philadelphia Community Bail Fund v. First Judicial District Arraignment Magistrates

Pennsylvania state trial court

Filed Date: 2019

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Case Summary

https://www.penncapital-star.com/criminal-justice/pa-supreme-court-says-it-will-investigate-systemic-failures-in-phillys-cash-bail-system/

https://aclupa.org/en/cases/philadelphia-community-bail-fund-youth-art-self-empowerment-project-and-individual-plaintiffs

http://www.pacourts.us/assets/files/setting-6834/file-7864.pdf?cb=bdc9d8


Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Davy, James P (District of Columbia)

Feierman, Jessica (Alabama)

Gersch, David P. (District of Columbia)

Levick, Marsha (Pennsylvania)

Mattes, Heather Jo (Pennsylvania)

Nelson-Major, Hayden (Pennsylvania)

Parris, Jason Edward (Pennsylvania)

Pei, Sally L. (District of Columbia)

Roper, Mary Catherine (Pennsylvania)

Taylor, Nyssa (Pennsylvania)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Davy, James P (District of Columbia)

Feierman, Jessica (Alabama)

Gersch, David P. (District of Columbia)

Levick, Marsha (Pennsylvania)

Mattes, Heather Jo (Pennsylvania)

Nelson-Major, Hayden (Pennsylvania)

Parris, Jason Edward (Pennsylvania)

Pei, Sally L. (District of Columbia)

Roper, Mary Catherine (Pennsylvania)

Taylor, Nyssa (Pennsylvania)

Tulante, Sozi Pedro (Pennsylvania)

Other Attorney(s)

Awbrey, Lee B. (Pennsylvania)

Barros-Bradford, Keir Nyree (Pennsylvania)

Beer, Dean M. (Pennsylvania)

Cioschi, Jonathan David (Pennsylvania)

Daley, Michael P (Pennsylvania)

Eisenstein, Ilana H. (Pennsylvania)

Ernst, Katherine Elizabeth (Pennsylvania)

Galbraith, George (California)

Jacobson, Sara E. (Pennsylvania)

Krasner, Lawrence S. (Pennsylvania)

Kratsa, Peter E. (Pennsylvania)

Lin, Susan M. (Pennsylvania)

Lopez, Rachel Elizabeth (Pennsylvania)

Marcus, Aaron Joshua (Pennsylvania)

Moulton, H. Geoffrey (Pennsylvania)

Pepson, Michael (Virginia)

Richardson, Rashida (New York)

Riley, Nicolas Y (District of Columbia)

Rodgers, Shawn Michael (Pennsylvania)

Sales, Rodlena Irena (Pennsylvania)

Shultz, Jason M. (New York)

Smith, Lauren H. (Pennsylvania)

Starner, Patricia Moran (Pennsylvania)

Turner, Alexandre Neuerburg (Pennsylvania)

Winkelman, Nancy (Pennsylvania)

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Resources

Title Description External URL

Indigent Defense Reform: The Role of Systemic Litigation in Operationalizing the Gideon Right to Counsel

Vidhya K. Reddy

This paper traces the evolution of litigative efforts to structurally reform state and local indigent defense systems, focusing on the potential of modern class action lawsuits to overcome political … May 7, 2007 None

Securing Reasonable Caseloads: Ethics and Law in Public Defense

Norman Lefstein

Chapter 1: The Failure to Implement the Right to Counsel Due to Excessive Caseloads <br />A. The Constitutional Right to Counsel: Brief Overview <br />B. Excessive Workloads: A Pervasive National P… Jan. 1, 2011 http://www.americanbar.org/...

Justice Denied: America's Continuing Neglect of Our Constitutional Right to Counsel.

National Right to Counsel Committee

[Edited, from the website:] <br /> <br />[Notwithstanding the nominal right of indigent defendants to publicly provided counsel,] Today, in criminal and juvenile proceedings in state courts, somet… April 14, 2009 http://www.constitutionproject.org/...

The Third Generation of Indigent Defense Litigation

Cara Drinan

For years, scholars have documented the national crisis in indigent defense and its many tragic implications, and yet the crisis persists. Traditionally, the appellate and political processes were th… Jan. 1, 2009 http://papers.ssrn.com/...

Docket

Last updated May 11, 2022, 8 p.m.

Docket sheet not available via the Clearinghouse.

State / Territory: Pennsylvania

Case Type(s):

Indigent Defense

Key Dates

Filing Date: 2019