University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "ACLU Sues Missouri Over Disastrous Public Defender System"
Date Mar 9, 2017
Author ACLU
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Abstract The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Missouri, along with the MacArthur Justice Center, and the law firm of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, filed a class action lawsuit against the State of Missouri over its public defender office’s inability to provide adequate defense to poor people accused of crimes across the state, as required under the U.S. and Missouri Constitutions.

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case Church v. State of Missouri (PD-MO-0003)

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